Choices: Social, Cognitive, and Neural Bases of Economic Decisions
Saturday, May 28, 2011,
12:30 PM - 1:05 PM
Ariely will discuss how the principles of behavioral economics can help us understand some of our irrational tendencies, specifically the mechanisms at work behind dishonest behavior and why we are still able to think of ourselves as honest even when we act dishonestly.
Dan Ariely in the news: NPR (Sept 28, 2010), The Huffington Post (Sept 23, 2010), The New York Times (Sept 22, 2010), Los Angeles Times (Sept 20, 2010), CBS Moneywatch (Oct 13, 2010), MSNBC (Oct 25, 2010), and Business Insider (Jan 6, 2011).