In this exclusive excerpt of Scarcity: Why Having Too Little Means So Much, Harvard economist Sendhil Mullainathan and Princeton psychologist Eldar Shafir explore the concept of scarcity: its ubiquity, its challenges, and its silver lining. Time and Money Sendhil was grumbling to Eldar. He had more to-dos than time to do them in. Deadlines had matured […]
About Sendhil Mullainathan and Eldar Shafir
Sendhil Mullainathan, a professor of economics at Harvard University, is a recipient of a MacArthur Foundation “genius grant” and conducts research on development economics, behavioral economics, and corporate finance.
Eldar Shafir is the William Stewart Tod Professor of Psychology and Public Affairs at Princeton University. He conducts research in cognitive science, judgment and decision-making, and behavioral economics. View Full Profile
Mullainathan and Shafir are cofounders of ideas42, a nonprofit that designs behavioral economics solutions to social problems.