The Model Thinker

I was first introduced to Prof. Scott Page by listening to Farnam Street’s podcast called The Knowledge Project. I’ve been increasingly curious about mental models, and this book was my first full book on the topic. The Model Thinker reduces real-life interactions into mathematical models. If you have not had an undergraduate-level background in mathematicsContinue reading “The Model Thinker”

We Should be Judgmental: An Argument from Potential

Potential The scene is of a family beside a grave, heads bowed. The sky dims, and the mother leads two children away. Looking back at his family leaving, the father stays for a moment longer. He grips a child’s crutch close to his chest and a tear falls from his face. The father lays theContinue reading “We Should be Judgmental: An Argument from Potential”