You Are Not As Rational As You Think


These set of slides give a great insight into cognitive bias.

Can our mental strategies lead to Cognitive Bias? Are we free from unbiased thoughts? Is there such a thing as being in the present; not in the past or the future?

Anchoring bias, confirmation bias, the availability heuristics (mental short cuts), gamblers fallacy, planning fallacy (optimistic bias) and sunk cost fallacy are the different biases that we use. Explore for yourself, you may not be as unbiased as you think!