Season 8, Episode 52

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What do college students, prisoners, and geniuses have in common? Every group reports they often fail to do something they’d like to do because they’re worried about being judged. (Photo: Pxhere)

An all-star team of behavioral scientists discovers that humans are stubborn (and lazy, and sometimes dumber than dogs). We also hear about binge drinking, humblebragging, and regrets. Recorded live in Philadelphia with guests including Richard Thaler, Angela Duckworth, Katy Milkman, and Tom Gilovich.

To find out more, check out the podcast from which this hour was drawn: “How Goes the Behavior-Change Revolution?