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Season 24 Episode 07.01.10

Laurie Santos: A monkey economy as irrational as ours

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Laurie Santos looks for the roots of human irrationality by watching the way our primate relatives make decisions. A clever series of experiments in "monkeynomics" shows that some of the silly choices we make, monkeys make too.

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