The psychology of happiness | Daniel Gilbert | WOBI

The psychology of happiness | Daniel Gilbert | WOBI

Why do we make decisions we later regret? Social psychologist Daniel Gilbert explains the science behind happiness and how it’s linked to decision-making.

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Daniel Gilbert is an American social psychologist and writer. He is the Edgar Pierce Professor of Psychology at Harvard University, and is known for his research on affective forecasting. He is the author of the international bestseller Stumbling on Happiness, which has been translated into more than 30 languages and won the 2007 Royal Society Prizes for Science Books. He has also written essays for several newspapers and magazines, hosted a short, non-fiction television series on PBS, and given three popular TED talks.


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