November 8, 2009

Tyler Cowen: Be Suspicious of Stories

Tyler Cowen

Holbert L. Harris Chair of Economics at George Mason University

Like all of us, economist Tyler Cowen loves a good story. But in this intriguing talk from TEDxMidAtlantic, he asks us to step away from thinking of our lives -- and our messy, complicated, irrational world -- in terms of a simple narrative.