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Arming the Donkeys

135 EpisodesProduced by Dan Ariely, Duke UniversityWebsite

Arming the Donkeys

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The Switching Type

October 31st, 2016


Companies in the electric power industry want to keep their current customers and attract new ones. But when customers move to a new residence, they often switch providers. So, what’s the most effective way to convince …

Inheritance: What's a Fair Share?

October 16th, 2016


Inheritance: What's a fair share? What’s the fairest way to divide an inheritance? Fifty-fifty? A larger share for one heir than another? Conor Artman, a research associate at Duke’s Center for Advanced Hindsight, joins …

What Makes a Great Parent

September 24th, 2016


Duke’s Dan Ariely talks with Erica Reischer, author and parenting coach, about how to raise respectful and responsible children.

Chimps and Choices

May 26th, 2015


Dan Ariely, Duke University

All in the Mind

May 16th, 2015


Dan Ariely, Duke University

Imaginary Memories

May 12th, 2015


Dan Ariely, Duke University

Can You Be Too Good?

May 4th, 2015


Dan Ariely, Duke University

Playing by the Rules

April 6th, 2015


Dan Ariely, Duke University

Troubled Waters

August 20th, 2012


Dan Ariely, Avner Vengosh

My Irrational Meal

August 8th, 2011


Dan Ariely, Wylie DuFresne

How We Adapt

March 28th, 2011


Dan Ariely, Leif Nelson

How Money Grows

May 10th, 2010


Dan Ariely, Craig McKenzie

Soldiers and Stress

May 3rd, 2010


Dan Ariely, Talma Hendler

Zeroing in on Ratings

July 6th, 2009


Dan Ariely, Antonia Mantonakis

Modifying Loss Aversion

June 15th, 2009


Dan Ariely, Benedetto De Martino

Split-second Decisions

June 8th, 2009


Dan Ariely, Melica Milosavljevic

The Researcher Made Me Do It

May 18th, 2009


Dan Ariely, Susana Martinez-Conde

Heroes Wanted

April 13th, 2009


Dan Ariely, Phil Zambardo

The Key to Happiness

March 30th, 2009


Dan Ariely, Sonja Lyubomirsky

Who Needs Men?

February 23rd, 2009


Dan Ariely, Roy Baumeister

Theories of Dreams

January 5th, 2009


Dan Ariely, Carey Morewedge

Knot Theory

December 8th, 2008


Dan Ariely, Dorian Raymer

Can Cheaters Beat the Market?

October 19th, 2008


Dan Ariely, Bill Mayew, Mohan Venkatachalam

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