Abilene paradox - Wikipedia
ABILIENE PARADOX A group of people will sometimes collectively decide on a course of action that goes against the preferences of many or all of the individuals in the group. ❤️ Helps make sense 🎱 Experience is reality
3/3 In the UK, change of govt overcomes confirmatory bias. A new govt is an error correction mechanism. I don't see the EU having such a mechanism, and it is also structurally prone to The Abilene Paradox.
In the Abilene paradox, a group of people collectively decide on a course of action that is counter to the preferences of many or all of the individuals in the group.
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"Only one girl said she enjoyed it, and only a few boys did."
See also: Road to Abilene