(16 Mar 1937 - 2 Jun 1996)
Israeli cognitive scientist and psychologist who pioneered the study of decision error in the 1970s.
Science Quotes by Amos Tversky (1 quote)
Whenever there is a simple error that most laymen fall for, there is always a slightly more sophisticated version of the same problem that experts fall for.
— Amos Tversky
As quoted in Brooks Jackson and Kathleen Hall Jamieson, unSpun: Finding Facts in a World of Disinformation (2007), 70-71.