The Confidence Game

Why we fall for it . . . Every time

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Emily Snowdon (née Hodgins)
Emily Snowdon (née Hodgins)HunterPro@emilyjsnowdon · Head Of Operations @ Product Hunt
Maria will be chatting with us LIVE at 12pm PST today over on @ProductHuntLive Join us and ask her about The Confidence Game released today, or her previous New York Times Best Seller, Mastermind: How To Think Like Sherlock Holmes, or perhaps you have a question about her work as a journalist at The New Yorker, where she has a regular column about psychology and culture - or anything else that strikes your fancy 😃 Lots to talk about so join us and ask her a question LIVE💬.
Ben Tossell
Ben Tossell@bentossell ·
I love reading books that show insights to such things: From multimillion-dollar Ponzi schemes to small-time frauds, Konnikova pulls together a selection of fascinating stories to demonstrate what all cons share in common, drawing on scientific, dramatic, and psychological perspectives.
Erik van Mechelen
Erik van Mechelen@decision_ · Essayist and fiction writer
Great story in the opening pages.