I want to run something by you that has been on my mind since Saturday because it hits on some of the themes I have been writing about in my journalism and media posts for the past couple of months.
Suspension of disbelief and troll factories
If you recall, I wrote a post about two months ago on suspension of disbelief as critical to processing data. There was some research that suggested we are biased to believing what we hear is true — because “speakers usually do tell the truth.” This was i...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.