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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 customers. But when customers move to a new residence, they often switch providers as part of their move. So, what’s the most effective way to keep customers? A recent study suggests it’s not price incentives and special deals, but targeting those customers who are most likely to switch. Julie O’Brien, a research associate at Duke’s Center for Advanced Hindsight, talks with Dan Ariely about “the switching type” of personality and...

Duration:00:08:38

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

What Great Parents Do

9/9/2016
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Duke’s Dan Ariely talks with Erica Reischer, clinical psychologist, author and parenting coach. Reischer’s new book is “What Great Parents Do,” a handbook of best parenting practices. She offers tips, tools and techniques for raising responsible, well-adjusted children.

Duration:00:10:12

Chimps and Choices

5/26/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:09:00

Imaginary Memories

5/12/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:10:11

The Search for Psychopaths

4/27/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:13:22

Playing by the Rules

4/6/2015
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Dan Ariely, Duke University

Duration:00:11:34

The Evolution of Cooperation

3/30/2015
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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

Why Willpower Doesn't Work

11/12/2012
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Dan Ariely, Roy Baumeister

Duration:00:05:40

Teddy Bears and Truthfulness

11/5/2012
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Dan Ariely, Sreedhari Desai

Duration:00:08:24

Fighting Feelings of Guilt

10/29/2012
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Dan Ariely, Tom Gilovich

Duration:00:06:29

How We Fool Ourselves

10/21/2012
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Dan Ariely, Zoe Chance

Duration:00:06:43

The Crooked Path to Wealth

10/15/2012
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Dan Ariely, Jeff Kreisler

Children and Cheating

10/8/2012
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Dan Ariely, Mike Norton

Duration:00:07:51

Are Ethicists More Ethical?

10/1/2012
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Dan Ariely, Eric Schwitzgebel