Nielsen and Panoply Media Introduce First Audience Targeted Podcast Marketplace Learn more
0 Min Released Mar 7, 2017

Gist: Moneyball for the Israeli Military

In books like Moneyball and The Big Short, Michael Lewis has written about people who think in a completely different way from their colleagues. For his latest, The Undoing Project, Lewis profiles the patron saints of different thinking, Israeli psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky. The two men completely upended the study of decision-making in the early 1950s.
For the Spiel, the artist formerly known as the Affordable Care Act. 

Today’s sponsors:

ZipRecruiter. Post your job listing to all the top job sites with a single click. Try it for free by going to ZipRecruiter.com/Gist.

And Control GX gray reducing shampoo. It is the FIRST shampoo that gradually reduces gray. It’s easy to use and provides subtle, natural-looking results.

Join Slate Plus! Members get bonus segments, exclusive member-only podcasts, and more. Sign up for a free trial today at Slate.com/gistplus.

Slate Magazine Daily Feed

Slate Magazine Daily Feed

Shows from the online magazine Slate.com

Go To Show Page

More Episodes

Ep. 72: Beware The Incomplete Upgrade

Happier with Gretchen Rubin

Make Sure to Have “Room of Your Own,” Beware the Incomplete Upgrade, and My Parental Failure.

34 Min

Jul 6, 2016

Renegade Museum Tour Guide Earns $2 Million

Side Hustle School

A New York City man goes on a forgettable date, but falls in love with an idea to create his own museum tours.

6 Min

Apr 10, 2017

Girlboss Radio Talks Love, Friendships and Finances

Girlboss Radio with Sophia Amoruso

Money can be one of the hardest things to discuss with friends.

25 Min

Aug 29, 2016