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Why Behavioral Economics Is Cool, and I’m Not


I don’t know what I think


Gordon Gekko on Handling Other People’s Money

When we entrust our money to someone else, they tend to not handle it as carefully as they would their own. Buyer beware for companies that outsource or hire consultants. ... More>


Presidential Column

Technology, Psychology, and a Coming Revolution in the Study of Decision Making

Big data is driving a sea change in research on human behavior and decision making. Guest Presidential Columnist Paul W. Glimcher of New York University’s Center for Neuroeconomics explains. ... More>


Observation

Kathleen Vohs Receives Anneliese Maier Research Award

APS Fellow Kathleen Vohs has received a 2014 Anneliese Maier Research Award from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation for her work on self-regulatory processes. ... More>