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The Winner’s Curse: Why Success Is More Dangerous Than Failure.

In 2018, Germany—the reigning World Cup champions—were tipped to win and retain the biggest prize in the game of football. The German football team had a reliable track record of World Cup success since the 1930s: four-time winners, second and third place finishes...

Buridan’s Ass: Why More Is Less (and What to Do About It)

Imagine a happy, bubbly donkey strolling down an open, rich field. After a few minutes of walking, the donkey finds itself standing in-between two identical, delicious bundles of hay—one on the left, the other on the right. Unfortunately, the poor donkey can’t figure...

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