Yo, Taxi. Taxi! Taxi!!

If you've ever been in Manhattan on business on a rainy afternoon, you know how hard it is to find a taxi. According to a new study by Linda Babcock and Colin Camerer of the California Institute of Technology, Richard H. Thaler of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and George Lowenstein of Carnegie Mellon University, the reason isn't simply that more people try to get cabs when the weather is bad.

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