Confirmation Bias

The psychological roots of intellectual humility: The role of intelligence and cognitive flexibility

DSA ADS Course - 2021

Psychological roots of intellectual humility: The role of intelligence and cognitive flexibility

Human Decision Making, Intelligence, Cognitive Flexibility, Confirmation Bias, Intellectual Humility

Cognitive flexibility and having a diverse toolbox of conceptual frameworks is critical to high performance data science. Humility is important to admitting error and self correcting in near real-time situations.

Cognitive flexibility and humility is magic sauce to avoiding and mitigating confirmation bias and optimal decision-making.