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SPSP 2017

Wealth Doesn’t Always Equal Health

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“Wealth equals health” has been a commonly accepted principle for decades. Beginning in 1967, the classic Whitehall studies revealed that higher-class British civil servants had lower risks of mortality from a wide range of diseases

Putting the Pieces Together: Coherence of Evidence in Decision Making

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The next generation of decision making theorizing is here.

Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky demonstrated that human decision-making is not entirely rational. It can be, in fact, decidedly irrational—riddled with biases like holes in Swiss cheese.


Media Perspectives at #SPSP2017

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Character & Context Editor-in-Chief Dave Nussbaum is moderating “Want to be More Journalistic and Media Savvy? Media and SPSP Members Offer Perspectives, Advice, and Warnings” at the 2017 SPSP Annual Convention and invited Emily Esfahani Smith to share the following message on the blog:

Dear SPSP Community: