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The History, Psychology & Imperfection of Christmas

To some, Christmas is a time for family, festivities, and gifts. To others, it is a commercialised holiday void of magic. So why do we do it the way we do it?

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Series Intro: The History, Psychology & Imperfection of Christmas

Noa

Dec 20196 minute listen

Commercialising Christmas has a long and complicated history | Tim Harford

The Financial Times

PREMIUM

Dec 20197 minute listen

A Santa visit may have lost some magic as consumerism is back with a bang | Mark Paul

The Irish Times

Dec 20195 minute listen

How to Christmas shop, according to economists | Olesya Dmitracova

The Independent

Dec 20196 minute listen

Would you send a Christmas card to a stranger? | Tim Harford

The Financial Times

PREMIUM

Dec 20188 minute listen

Christmas, when Europeans argue with their families about Europe

The Economist

PREMIUM

Dec 20175 minute listen

Silicon Valley’s efficiency mavens would like to cancel Christmas

The Financial Times

PREMIUM

Dec 20185 minute listen

If consultants ran Christmas

The Economist

PREMIUM

Dec 2019< 1 minute listen

Conclusion: The History, Psychology & Imperfection of Christmas

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