TRC #371: Riveted With Jim Davies + Is Polling Effective? + Extraneous Factors & Judicial Decisions
Cognitive scientist and author Jim Davies joins the crew this week for a riveting discussion about his book ‘Riveted.” Next Adam surveys the evidence about whether political polling is effective. Lastly, Cristina chews on the question of whether extraneous factors affect judicial decisions. Enjoy!
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Jim Davies and Riveted
Where To Get ‘Riveted’
Is Polling Effective?
What’s the Matter With Polling? – The New York Times
Why telephone polling used to be the best and why it’s dying out – The Globe and Mail
Extraneous Factors and Judicial Decisions
Wired: To Get Parole, Have Your Case Heard Right After Lunch
PNAS: Extraneous factors in judicial decisions
Discover: Justice Is Served, But More So After Lunch
Economist: I think It’s Time We Broke For Lunch
Wikipedia: Legal Realism
Wikipedia: Jerome Frank