The Upside of Irrationality : The Unexpected Benefits of Defying Logic at Work and Home

Description

"Dan Ariely is a genius at understanding human behavior: no economist does a better job of uncovering and explaining the hidden reasons for the weird ways we act." - James Surowiecki, author of The Wisdom of Crowds Behavioral economist and New York Times bestselling author of Predictably Irrational Dan Ariely returns to offer a much-needed take on the irrational decisions that influence our dating lives, our workplace experiences, and our temptation to cheat in any and all areas. Fans of Freakonomics, Survival of the Sickest, and Malcolm Gladwell's Blink and The Tipping Point will find many thought-provoking insights in The Upside of Irrationality.

Details

Author(s)
Dr Dan Ariely
Format
Paperback | 334 pages
Dimensions
104 x 170 x 28mm | 181g
Publication date
06 Jul 2011
Publisher
Harper
Publication City/Country
United States
Language
English
Edition Statement
International ed.
Illustrations note
Line drawings, black and white
ISBN10
0062086448
ISBN13
9780062086440
Bestsellers rank
30,417