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The Resource Noise : a flaw in human judgment, Daniel Kahneman, Olivier Sibony, Cass R. Sunstein

Noise : a flaw in human judgment, Daniel Kahneman, Olivier Sibony, Cass R. Sunstein

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Noise : a flaw in human judgment
Title
Noise
Title remainder
a flaw in human judgment
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Kahneman, Olivier Sibony, Cass R. Sunstein
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
Discusses why people make bad judgments and how to make better ones by reducing the influence of "noise"--variables that can cause bias in decision making--and draws on examples in many fields, including medicine, law, economic forecasting, forensic science, strategy, and personnel selection
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10957407
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NjBwBT
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1934-
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Kahneman, Daniel
Dewey number
153.8/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Sibony, Olivier
  • Sunstein, Cass R.
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True
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  • Decision making
  • Reasoning (Psychology)
  • Judgment
  • Cognitive styles
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a flaw in human judgment
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Noise : a flaw in human judgment, Daniel Kahneman, Olivier Sibony, Cass R. Sunstein
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-438) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Finding noise: Crime and noisy punishment ; A noisy system ; Singular decision -- Part II. Your mind is a measuring instrument: Matters of judgment ; Measuring error ; The analysis of noise ; Occasion noise ; How groups amplify noise -- Part III. Noise in predictive judgment: Judgments and models ; Noiseless rules ; Objective ignorance ; The valley of the normal -- Part IV. How noise happens: Heuristics, biases, and noise ; The matching operation ; Scale ; Patterns ; The sources of noise -- Part V. Improving judgments: Better judges for better judgments ; Debiasing and decision hygiene ; Sequencing information in forensic science ; Selection and aggregation in forecasting ; Guidelines in medicine ; Defining the scale in performance ratings ; Structure in hiring ; The mediating assessments protocol -- Part VI. Optimal noise: The costs of noise reduction ; Dignity ; Rules or standards?
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 454 pages
Isbn
9780316451406
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2020951207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1249942231
Label
Noise : a flaw in human judgment, Daniel Kahneman, Olivier Sibony, Cass R. Sunstein
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-438) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Finding noise: Crime and noisy punishment ; A noisy system ; Singular decision -- Part II. Your mind is a measuring instrument: Matters of judgment ; Measuring error ; The analysis of noise ; Occasion noise ; How groups amplify noise -- Part III. Noise in predictive judgment: Judgments and models ; Noiseless rules ; Objective ignorance ; The valley of the normal -- Part IV. How noise happens: Heuristics, biases, and noise ; The matching operation ; Scale ; Patterns ; The sources of noise -- Part V. Improving judgments: Better judges for better judgments ; Debiasing and decision hygiene ; Sequencing information in forensic science ; Selection and aggregation in forecasting ; Guidelines in medicine ; Defining the scale in performance ratings ; Structure in hiring ; The mediating assessments protocol -- Part VI. Optimal noise: The costs of noise reduction ; Dignity ; Rules or standards?
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 454 pages
Isbn
9780316451406
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2020951207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1249942231

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