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HPR 1
New CDR Member for 2014

O’Brien Joins Faculty

New CDR Member for 2014
HPR 2
Think Better

CDR labs investigate how people form judgments and make decisions

Think Better
HPR 3
$3.6 Million Grant Received

CDR members to study how people can more effectively fulfill their stated purposes in life

$3.6 Million Grant Received

Welcome to the Center for Decision Research

The Center for Decision Research is devoted to the study of how individuals form judgments and make decisions. Researchers at the center examine the processes by which intuition, reasoning, and social interaction produce beliefs, judgments, and choices. Understanding how and why people make decisions has important applications in a range of contexts, including management, marketing, finance, and public policy.

Founded in 1977, it is the oldest academic center devoted to decision research. Its activities include:

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