Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Money (But Were Afraid to Ask) (Ep. 298)

...you’re going to advocate that. But it sounds like you’ve got a personal philosophy in terms of personal finance as well, yeah? BOGLE: It’s pretty simple: avoid emotions and concentrate...

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Money (But Were Afraid to Ask) (Ep. 298 Rebroadcast)

...personal finances. Even people who you’d think should know — even exceedingly well-educated people, like this guy: POLLACK: I must say I had a very lackadaisical attitude about personal finance...

The Stupidest Thing You Can Do With Your Money (Ep. 297)

...‘50s, there really was nothing called “academic finance.” Well, there was something being taught in business schools as finance, but it really had no strong research underpinnings. If you look...

The Stupidest Thing You Can Do With Your Money (Ep. 297 Rebroadcast)

...the late 50’s, there really was nothing called “academic finance.” Well, there was something being taught in business schools as finance, but it really had no strong research underpinnings. If...

23andMe (and You, and Everyone Else) (Ep. 378)

...their personal genomic testing results, there was no consistent evidence that specific genetic risk information received from personal genomic testing … were associated with the specific diet and exercise variables...

Decision-Making Master Ralph Keeney Answers Your Questions

...two-year period would be rather inconsequential relative to all the personal concerns. Hence, in this decision, you may wish to weigh your personal concerns more than your financial concerns. I...

People Aren’t Dumb. The World Is Hard. (Ep. 340)

...Nudge units, hoping to harness the simple power of Thaler’s ideas in the pursuit of better outcomes in health, education, personal finance, and crime reduction. Many other institutions and firms...

People Aren’t Dumb. The World Is Hard. (Ep. 340 Rebroadcast)

...in health, education, personal finance, and crime reduction. Many other institutions and firms are practicing what Thaler has been preaching, often to quite substantial success. If Kahneman and Tversky were...

Julian Zelizer Answers Your Political-History Questions

...contribution limits and disclosure rules for Congress but no public finance. Public finance is not a perfect system, but it would make things better. It has been remarkable to see...

Are We a Nation of Financial Illiterates?

...that economics is being taught much more in high school now than it was 20 or 30 years ago. (While “economics” is of course not the same as “personal finance”...