Daniel Kahneman

  Although we always assume, or at least used to assume, that people make rational choices and show reasonable behavior in everyday life situations, the truth begs to differ. Daniel Kahneman is one of the reasons that we know about all this. He is truly one of the leaders in experimental economics and behavioral economics. Kahneman was born in Tel Aviv in 1934. Since his parents were Jewish, he and his family faced several threats during World War II and had to constantly emigrate within Europe, especially France, to escape from the Nazis. After the war, he moved to Palestine...