Richard Thaler

How to make economists fight like ferrets in a sack

6 January 2018 9:00 am

One of the funniest passages of writing I have read in the past few years appears within the pages of…

‘I’d have said let’s not do this’: What Osborne never asked his nudge guru

18 June 2016 9:00 am

Behavioural economics guru Richard Thaler on gas bills, Europe – and the advice the Chancellor never sought

The trick that makes self-checkouts almost tolerable

20 June 2015 9:00 am

I spent the last few days in Deal and Folkestone with Professor Richard Thaler at Nudgestock, Ogilvy’s seaside festival of…

How to pick the perfect present

13 December 2014 9:00 am

I had always attributed it to bad luck in the genetic lottery. I am three-eighths Welsh and a quarter Scottish,…