Why We Choke Under Pressure (and How Not To)
Season 8, Episode 7
It happens to just about everyone, whether you’re going for Olympic gold or giving a wedding toast. Stephen J. Dubner talks to psychologists, economists, and the golfer who some say committed the greatest choke of all time.
To find out more, check out the podcast from which this hour was drawn: “Why We Choke Under Pressure (and How Not To)” and “Thinking Is Expensive. Who’s Supposed to Pay for It?”