An animated lesson from TED-Ed on the psychology behind irrational decisions.
People often make decisions that go against their best interests, or, despite good intentions, lead to disappointing results. Sara Garofalo explains how heuristics, the problem-solving approaches based on previous experience and intuition rather than analysis, affect our decision making.
DIRECTION: Hector Herrera, Pazit Cahlon
DESIGN: Hector Herrera
PRODUCTION: Pazit Cahlon
EDUCATOR: Sara Garofalo
PRODUCERS TED-ED: Gerta Xhelo, Jessica Ruby
NARRATION: Pen-Pen Chen
ANIMATION: Hector Herrera
SOUND DESIGN: Adam Harendorf