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Scarcity

Sendhil Mullainathan

A surprising and intriguing examination of how scarcity--and our flawed responses to it--shapes our lives, our society, and our cultureWhy do successful people get things done at the last minute? Why does poverty persist? Why do organizations get stuck firefighting? Why do the lonely find it hard to make friends? These questions seem unconnected, y...
Publish Date
2014-11-04T00:00:00.000Z
2014-11-04T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 2013
Goodreads rating
3.93
ISBN
0884341315401
Recommendations
3
Recommendations
2022-05-02T19:01:02.000Z
This is one of the most underrated books of the last 10 years. It profoundly changed my thinking about thinking. #DanielPInk #Scarcity #EldarShafir #BookRecommendation      source
An explanation of scarcity for rich intellectuals, showing how poor people do stupid things for lack of money, while rich people do stupid things for lack of time.      source
2020-01-24T19:21:38.000Z
@akilbello @m_sendhil It’s all in his wonderful book Scarcity      source