Long list of concepts

 

To be uploaded soon

  1. Efficiency

  2. Moral Foundations Theory

  3. Introspection illusion

  4. Fox vs hedgehog

  5. Decline of violence

  6. Systems Thinking

  7. Determinism

  8. Map and territory

  9. Words as handles

  10. Terminal vs instrumental goals

  11. Hedging

  12. Pareto principle

  13. Elasticity

  14. Statistical distributions

  15. Evolution and selection of ideas

  16. Option value

  17. Convergence

  18. Externalities

  19. Chesterton’s fence

  20. False positives and negatives

  21. Price discrimination

  22. Decision theory

  23. Uncertainty

  24. Prescriptive and descriptive

  25. Equilibria

  26. Status anxiety

Longer list

  1. Fixed costs vs variable costs

  2. Curse of knowledge/ illusion of transparency

  3. Effective altruism

  4. Astronomical waste

  5. Existential risk

  6. BATNA

  7. Core competency

  8. Porter’s 5 forces analysis

  9. Minimum viable product

  10. Product/market fit

  11. Creative destruction

  12. Economic rent

  13. Bertrand paradox

  14. Tullock paradox

  15. Winner’s curse

  16. De re vs de dicto

  17. Red team

  18. Feedback loop

  19. Essentialism

  20. Toxoplasma of rage

  21. Near vs far

  22. Gartner hype cycle

  23. Deduction vs induction

  24. Validity and soundness

  25. Rent Seeking

  26. Peter principle

  27. Attractor states and default modes

  28. Granularity/levels of analysis

  29. Ring of Gyges

  30. Hawthorne effect

  31. Lucas critique

  32. Baader-Meinhof phenomenon

  33. Unilateralist curse

  34. Meta/ abstraction/ recursion

  35. Futarchy and prediction markets

  36. Belief in belief

  37. Loss aversion

  38. Sunk cost fallacy

  39. Moore’s law

  40. Subjective, objective, intersubjective

  41. Antifragile /hormesis

  42. System accidents (complexity and coupling)

  43. Locus of control

  44. Secondary gain

  45. r/K selection

  46. Dunbar’s number

  47. Bateman's principle

  48. Proving too much

  49. Growth mindset

  50. Apophenia/

  51. Monopoly/ monopsony

  52. Piketty's capital

  53. Easterlin paradox

  54. Lerner's theorem

  55. Preference transitivity

  56. Flynn effect

  57. Goodhart's law