I have long appreciated Daniel Kahneman’s work in Behavioral Finance and the importance of EQ (“emotional quotient”) over IQ. We are presently enjoying his 2011 book “Thinking Fast and Slow” on audiobook. He appeared on Charlie Rose in 2012 to discuss some of the material. Here is a direct video link.
There are also several excellent video lectures available here. This one is a worthwhile sample for long weekend fun. Enjoy:
Daniel Kahneman is an internationally renowned psychologist whose work spans cognitive psychology, behavioral economics, and the science of well-being. In recognition of his groundbreaking work on human judgment and decision-making, Kahneman received the 2002 Nobel Prize. In this program he explores the idea of happiness. Here is a direct video link.