Seven Tricks in Economics to Help You Keep Your Resolutions

This year will be different. No, really!

Every week, hosts Tori Stilwell, Dan Moss and Aki Ito bring you a jargon-free dive into the stories that drive the global economy.

Each year, millions of people make New Year's resolutions. Each year, millions fail, often wasting money and working against their best interest in the process. That doesn't sound very rational.

Katy Milkman, an associate professor at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, joins Aki and Tori to walk through seven proven strategies to stay on target by harnessing economics research aimed at saving us from ourselves.

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