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Charlie Munger's Mental Models

Charlie Munger's Mental Models

Update: 2019-07-181
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Mental models are how we understand the world. Not only do they shape what we think and how we understand but they shape the connections and opportunities that we see. Mental models are how we simplify complexity, why we consider some things more relevant than others, and how we reason.

A mental model is simply a representation of how something works. We cannot keep all of the details of the world in our brains, so we use models to simplify the complex into understandable and organizable chunks.

Today we explore some of Charlie Munger's famous mental models as outlined in his speech "The Psychology of Human Misjudgment."

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Charlie Munger's Mental Models

Charlie Munger's Mental Models

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