I diversified my gambling<br />
Spring Break<br />Las Vegas, Nevada<br />March 11, 2010<br />11:42 P.M.<br />
Anna is ready to do some gambling<br />
But she’s never been to a casino before…<br />
Anna doesn’t know what game she should play<br />
Anna thinks craps is too complicated…<br />
“I don’t know how to play poker or blackjack,” she says<br />
“I’ve had a lot to drink; it’ll be hard to learn something new…”<br />
“…after all, I don’t want to end up like those guys from the Hangover,” she says<br />
Slots seemed like a safe bet for Anna<br />But were they?<br />
How’d she do? <br />– $125<br />
Anna played 12 different slot machines<br />After playing $10, she moved on if she thought the machine was “cold”…<br />
A machine she left even had a $500 payout shortly after she jumped ship…<br />
Note to Anna…<br />Next time, stick to ONE machine…<br />
… Oh, and take me with you.<br />
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Diversification Bias - HACE 1100

  1. 1. I diversified my gambling<br />
  2. 2. Spring Break<br />Las Vegas, Nevada<br />March 11, 2010<br />11:42 P.M.<br />
  3. 3. Anna is ready to do some gambling<br />
  4. 4. But she’s never been to a casino before…<br />
  5. 5. Anna doesn’t know what game she should play<br />
  6. 6. Anna thinks craps is too complicated…<br />
  7. 7. “I don’t know how to play poker or blackjack,” she says<br />
  8. 8. “I’ve had a lot to drink; it’ll be hard to learn something new…”<br />
  9. 9. “…after all, I don’t want to end up like those guys from the Hangover,” she says<br />
  10. 10. Slots seemed like a safe bet for Anna<br />But were they?<br />
  11. 11. How’d she do? <br />– $125<br />
  12. 12. Anna played 12 different slot machines<br />After playing $10, she moved on if she thought the machine was “cold”…<br />
  13. 13. A machine she left even had a $500 payout shortly after she jumped ship…<br />
  14. 14. Note to Anna…<br />Next time, stick to ONE machine…<br />
  15. 15. … Oh, and take me with you.<br />

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