Spring 2016 Workshops - Center for Decision Research | Chicago Booth

Spring 2016 Workshops

Location: Chicago Booth Harper Center, Classroom 06
Time: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays 10:10 – 11:30 a.m. (unless otherwise noted); Wednesdays, 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Monday, March 28

Chris Hsee
Booth School of Business, University of Chicago
Professor of Behavioral Science and Marketing
"Curiosity: Its Risk and Its Potential"

Monday, April 4

Cassie Mogilner
University of Pennsylvania Wharton
Associate Professor of Marketing
"When Variety Increases Happiness"

Wednesday, April 6

Liz Dunn
University of British Columbia
Professor of Social/Personality
"The Social and Emotional Consequences of Living in a Wireless World"

Monday, April 11

Kristina Olson
University of Washington
Assistant Professor of Psychology
"When Gender and Sex Collide: The TransYouth Project"

Wednesday, April 13

Kurt Gray
University of North Carolina
Assistant Professor of Psychology
"Mind Perception and Morality"

Monday, April 25

Abigail Scholer
University of Waterloo
Associate Professor of Psychology
“Different Times Call for Desperate Measures: A Regulatory Focus Approach”

Monday, May 2

Vladas Griskevicius
University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management
Professor of Marketing 
"Can Stressful Childhood Environments Enhance Cognition in Adulthood?"

Monday, May 9

Keith Payne
Professor of Psychology
University of North Carolina
"Economic Inequality and Risk Taking: Why People Take More Chances in Unequal Places"

Monday, May 23

Kristin Laurin
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior
"The Vicious Cycle of Social Status"