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Cognitive Bias: Definition & Examples

Summary: Learn more about cognitive bias from examples in this video.

Are You Using Cognitive Biases?

Summary: In this episode, Joel and Antonia point out the cognitive biases we all tend to use and offer alternatives to them.

How to Make Clinical Decisions in the Multicriteria Framework

Summary: Lecture from Dr. Mark H. Phillips, PhD, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Machine Intelligence Makes Human Morals More Important

Summary: Machine intelligence is here, and we're already using it to make subjective decisions. But the complex way AI grows and improves makes it hard to understand and even harder to control.

Are We in Control of Our Own Decisions?

Summary: Behavioral economist Dan Ariely, the author of Predictably Irrational, uses classic visual illusions and his own counterintuitive (and sometimes shocking) research findings to show how we're not as rational as we think when we make decisions.

 

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Harvard Medical School Department of Neurobiology

Summary: A number of factors—some conscious, some subconscious—influence the outcomes of all the decisions we make.

Oxford Bibliographies

Summary: Heuristics and Biases. Studies conducted in this tradition showed that when used in the appropriate environment, heuristics can surpass the predictive accuracy of more sophisticated and information-greedy tools.

BBC.com

Summary: Damon Hill, Tanni Grey-Thompson and former Colonel Lincoln Jopp consider whether the rush of adrenaline makes us think better? It brings us an increase in our strength, heightened senses, a lack of pain and a burst of energy. How is it connected to our expertise in handling crises and what is the aftermath?

Science Direct

Summary: From foundational science to new and novel research, discover our large collection of Physical Sciences and Engineering publications, covering a range of disciplines, from the theoretical to the applied.