Research shows that eating together brings a family closer and helps children develop. The problem is many Americans don't do it, but that doesn't mean t
Author Bruce Feiler lists the three major family shifts of the past generation and explains how exploring these shifts led him to write his latest book.
Lawrence H. Summers leads a six-part workshop on employing rational, data-driven thinking to make complex decisions.
"I don't say I was 'proceeding down a thoroughfare', I say I 'walked down the road'. I don't say I 'passed a hallowed institute of learning', I say I 'passed a school'. You don't wear all your jewellery at once....
It may sound crazy but a lot of the skills and values necessary to launch a successful startup are similar to those that embody punk rock.
The word rational is widely misapplied. Nobel laureates Kahneman and Becker use it very differently (they're on opposite side of a breach with our nature). They illustrate why economists can benefit from a...
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"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."