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Present bias and choice overload – a behavioural economist at Christmas dinner
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Present bias and choice overload – a behavioural economist at Christmas dinner

The festive season can be an emotional time. Jess Exton takes a light-hearted look at how this affects decisions.

The psychology of pain relief: why spend £3 when you can spend 30p?
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The psychology of pain relief: why spend £3 when you can spend 30p?

If a pill is more expensive it can actually feel like it works better. Here's how.

the poverty line
What is...

What is the poverty line?

When we can’t afford to buy the latest phone or an expensive gadget, we can feel poor. But genuine poverty is when you don’t have enough money for...