Choiceology™

The temptation of now
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Choiceology, an original podcast from Schwab, explores the lessons of behavioral economics and exposes the psychological traps that can lead to expensive mistakes.

Listen in as host and Wharton professor Dr. Katy Milkman shares stories of irrational decision-making—from historical blunders to the kinds of everyday errors that could affect your and your clients' futures.

Featured episode: “The Temptation of Now”

How are our choices influenced by how we experience time—both the here and now and the future? In this episode of Choiceology, host Katy Milkman examines the present bias, which has an outsized influence on the decisions we make, and how we can combat it. You’ll also hear from Nobel prize-winning economist Richard Thaler and renowned psychologist Angela Duckworth.

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