Entry ticket for John Bishop’s show

Just the ticket

Valuing things is tricky, even if there is a price printed on it

Last weekend, my daughter and her husband had planned to go and see a performance by the Liverpudlian comedian John Bishop. Unfortunately, some unforeseen circumstances put a spanner in the works. (I have long wondered whether anyone ever invokes foreseen circumstances. But I digress.) The tickets could not be refunded, so she…

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Accidental behavioural economist in search of wisdom. Uses insights from (behavioural) economics in organization development. On Twitter as @koenfucius

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Accidental behavioural economist in search of wisdom. Uses insights from (behavioural) economics in organization development. On Twitter as @koenfucius

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