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"The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge."

-Bertrand Russell

#11: Nicholas Epley on Designing a Good Life

Nick Epley is the John Templeton Keller Professor of Behavior Science at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He is the author of the book Mindwise: How We Understand What Others Think, Believe, Feel, and Want. In this episode, Cody talks to Nick about the value of true liberal arts education, the advantages of getting married young, learning the craft of psychology, Nick's crazy proposal to his wife (which didn't go as planned), having kids during grad school, the biggest differences between working in psych departments versus business schools, and what it means to design a good life.