Tag Archives: cognitive bias

Confirmation bias – it’s true. D’oh!

Sorry for the obscure and poor pun. It’s just how I roll… Here’s the website… Advertisements

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Pluralistic ignorance and Dunning Kruger effect

First up, the Dunning Kruger thing. Here’s the wikipedia summary (it’s late, I’m back wage-slaving; forgive me). The Dunning–Kruger effect is a cognitive bias in which unskilled people make poor decisions and reach erroneous conclusions, but their incompetence denies them … Continue reading

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