Author Michael Lewis To Visit Franklin Library January 26th!

obamaandlewis_custom-05990b86b8435cbcfc4a9e1d43e7f1b1f4d19483-s400-c85Michael Lewis, former bond trader turned writer and author of the best-selling books Moneyball, The Blind Side, Flash Boys, and The Big Short, and his new book- The Undoing Project is coming to Franklin High School Library for a Q & A 1:00-2:10 on January 26th. Students in Psych, Journalism, Gov’t/Econ, Sports Lit are especially invited to attend. Reservation Slip/Sign Up (available on Dec 8 fromthe-undoing-project target teachers or in the library for general community starting January 6)  must be turned in by January 13. (1st come 1st served). The Undoing Project- is about decision making and behavioral economics and the psychologists that founded the field:  Kahneman and Tversky–whose research into decision-making and judgment offered new trends in behavioral economics, politics, advanced medicine, and sports. Attendance will be shared for (extra) credit. See THESE RESOURCES  for Michael Lewis’ articles and interviews. Pictures of the event are HERE

Advertisements
Aside | This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s