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The Economics of Deception

November 17th, 2015

Episode 369 of 454 episodes

Nobel economist Robert Shiller reveals how manipulation and deception are integral to how markets function – they are designed to systematically exploit our psychological weaknesses and ignorance. So what can help arm us against these tricks and traps?

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