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The Roman Family Center for Decision Research hosts regular events to promote the field of behavioral science and yield scientific discoveries with the potential to improve individual and social welfare.

See our upcoming events below, or view past events in our Think Better speaker series.  

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Think Better: Steven Pinker in conversation with Richard Thaler

Wednesday, May 03 6:00 PM
Hybrid: Rockefeller Chapel & Zoom

Steven PinkerThe spring Think Better will feature Steven Pinker, best-selling author and Johnstone Family Professor of Psychology at Harvard University.

Pinker will be joined by Nobel Laureate Richard Thaler (Chicago Booth) for this can't-miss conversation. 

This hybrid event will be held in person at the Rockefeller Memorial Chapel and streamed via Zoom. 

Registration will open in April 2023, so please save the date! 

About Steven Pinker

Steven Pinker conducts research on language, cognition, and social relations, writes for publications such as the New York Times, Time and The Atlantic, and is the author of twelve books, including The Language Instinct, How the Mind Works, The Blank SlateThe Better Angels of Our Nature, and Rationality: What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters.

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