I was looking through the latest issue of Edge, where Daniel Kahneman, the 2002 Nobel Laureate for Economics, was having a conversation with a bunch of luminaries that included Richard Thaler, Nathan Myrhvold, Elon Musk and Sendhil Mullainathan.
There’s a short video and some transcripts, followed by annotations and commentaries. Worth a look, as Kahneman runs his “masterclass” in behavioural economics, with a particular accent on “priming”. Important stuff, even if you disagree, in the run-up to the election.
So here it is. My comments will follow, I haven’t quite digested all of it.