January is always a good month for behavioral economics: Few things illustrate self-control as vividly as New Year’s resolutions. February is even better, though, because it lets us study why so many of those resolutions are broken.  Sendhil Mullainathan New Years resolutions are here to stay and there is nothing you can do about it. Or is there? Lets talk about new systems you can create to see out the new year. Unique ways you can conquer your goals: 1. TRACK YOUR GOALS EFFECTIVELY Neuro-psychologists all agree that writing down your goals matter. The act of writing fires off signals in brain that attach memories to what you are writing. This doesn’t mean that you will remember everything you write[…]