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The real crisis? We stopped being wise - Barry Schwartz

February 16th, 2009

Episode 12 of 16 episodes

Barry Schwartz makes a passionate call for "practical wisdom" as an antidote to a society gone mad with bureaucracy. He argues powerfully that rules often fail us, incentives often backfire, and practical, everyday wisdom will help rebuild our world.