TRICKS OF THE MIND: HOW A 99% ACCURATE TEST CAN BE (+ THAN) 99% WRONG



Derren Brown, whom some might know from his Netflix series or live shows, is also an author of excellent books on the human mind and its limitations: what economics first Nobel laureate Herbert Simon called bounded rationality and makes us “suckers, idiots”, to evaluate things and make decisions. Example: 1) there is a fatal disease … Continue reading TRICKS OF THE MIND: HOW A 99% ACCURATE TEST CAN BE (+ THAN) 99% WRONG