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Duke economist and New York Times best-selling author Dan Ariely ("Predictably Irrational") is your host for a weekly series of informal one-on-one chats with researchers in social and natural sciences.

Duke economist and New York Times best-selling author Dan Ariely ("Predictably Irrational") is your host for a weekly series of informal one-on-one chats with researchers in social and natural sciences.
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Durham, NC

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Duke economist and New York Times best-selling author Dan Ariely ("Predictably Irrational") is your host for a weekly series of informal one-on-one chats with researchers in social and natural sciences.

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English


Episodes

The Switching Type

10/31/2016
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Companies in the electric power industry want to keep their current customers and attract new ones. But when customers move to a new residence, they often switch providers. So, what’s the most effective way to convince these customers to switch back? A recent study suggests that goal-oriented go-getters are motivated not just by saving money, but by completing a task. Julie O’Brien, a research associate at Duke’s Center for Advanced Hindsight, talks with Dan Ariely about the "switching...

Duration:00:08:38

Inheritance: What's a Fair Share?

10/16/2016
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Inheritance: What's a fair share? What’s the fairest way to divide an inheritance? Fifty-fifty? A larger share for one heir than another? Conor Artman, a research associate at Duke’s Center for Advanced Hindsight, joins Dan Ariely to talk about a recent experiment on inheritance, with interesting findings.o

Duration:00:07:37

What Makes a Great Parent

9/24/2016
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Duke’s Dan Ariely talks with Erica Reischer, author and parenting coach, about how to raise respectful and responsible children.

Duration:00:10:12

Chimps and Choices

5/26/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:09:00

All in the Mind

5/16/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:08:29

Imaginary Memories

5/12/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:10:12

Can You Be Too Good?

5/5/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:12:19

The Search for Psychopaths

4/28/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:13:22

Early Gestures Predict Later Language

4/21/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:10:15

Electrifying Research

4/14/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:09:57

Playing by the Rules

4/7/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:11:35

The Evolution of Cooperation

3/31/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:10:32

Who's to Blame?

3/23/2015
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Dan Ariely

Duration:00:09:59

Handwashing and Healthcare

3/17/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:11:09

Microfinance Pays Big Dividends

2/5/2014
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:09:37

Microfinance Pays Big Dividends

2/5/2014
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:09:37

"Sharing" Online and Offline

12/19/2013
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:09:51

Can Money Buy Happiness?

5/22/2013
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Dan Ariely, Mike Norton

Duration:00:08:45

We're Only Fooling Ourselves

12/10/2012
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Dan Ariely, Mike Norton

Duration:00:09:08

Cultures of Corruption

12/3/2012
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Dan Ariely, Ray Fisman

Duration:00:06:23