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Narrative traps in India’s decision-making

A stimulating essay recently co-authored by Paul Dolan, a professor at the London School of Economics, and his research assistant Amanda Hedwood, analyzes, against the backdrop of the uncertainties of the Covid-19 pandemic, how dominant narratives powerfully influence decisions and create the “narrative trap” in decision-making.  The LSE academics wrote: “We contend that the failure […]