Human Nature

6 segments
  • MTA Deal  23 min
  • Pet Projects  17 min
  • Heel To Toe  10 min
  • Stepmonster  16 min
Economics is based on rational behavior, but humans are anything but. So what can the Obama economic team learn from social psychology? Then: the secrets of long-distance running, and why running shoes are the worst thing ever to happen to feet. Plus, why it’s so hard to be a stepmother.