About This Show
The show that explains why we do, what we do.
A heady mix of behavioural science, current affairs, interesting stories and general banter. All facts, true or alternative, that are claimed on this show should be checked, and be generally viewed with an ominous sense of mistrust.
Most Recent Episode
#16 - Applying Behavioural Science to your Everyday Life
Can studying behavioural science actually improve the day-to-day decisions that you make in your own life? Is awareness of a wide array of our human biases enough to keep you from falling victim to the worst miscalculations in your own? There is nobody better-placed to tackle these questions than the three guests on the show today; Fernanda Maria dos Santos Machado - current MSc student in Behavioural & Economic Science (BES), Michael Kendro - recent graduate in BES, and Merle van den Akker - doctoral candidate in behavioural science at WBS. Interesting question: if you could rid yourself of own cognitive bias, what would it be...?