Adam Alter
Adam Alter

Adam Alter is an assistant professor at New York University’s Stern School of Business. His work has been featured in the New York Times, the Economist, the Huffington Post, Wired, Slate, the Atlantic, and the Wall Street Journal, among other major publications. He lives in New York City.

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Author: Adam Alter
Release Date: March 07, 2017
An urgent and expert investigation into behavioral addiction, the dark flipside of today’s unavoidable digital technologies, and how we can turn the tide to regain control.

Behavioral addiction may prove to be one of the most important fields of social, medical, and psychological research in our lifetime.
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Author: Adam Alter | Narrator: Tristan Morris
Release Date: March 21, 2013
An illuminating look at the way the thoughts we have and the decisions we make are influenced by forces that aren't always in our control

Why are people named Kim, Kelly, and Ken more likely to donate to Hurricane Katrina victims than to Hurricane Rita victims.
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