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The Misbehaving blog is the online companion to Richard Thaler’s “Misbehaving: The Making of Behavioral Economics.” Thaler has spent his career studying the radical notion that the central agents in the economy are humans―predictable, error-prone individuals. Misbehaving is his arresting, frequently hilarious account of the struggle to bring an academic discipline back down to earth―and change the way we think about economics, ourselves, and our world.
The mission of Behavioral Science and Policy Association is to foster dialog between social scientists, policymakers and other practitioners in order to promote the thoughtful application of rigorous, empirical behavioral science in ways that serve the public interest.
InDecision is a blog run by early career researchers in the field of judgment and decision-making psychology. Our aim is to give younger scholars a voice, reach a wider audience with their work and give everyone a chance to see what happens inside decision-making science.
The Billfold is a site about money, interested in people’s lives and how funds make those lives awesome and not-so-awesome. It aims to do away with the misbelief that talking about difficult money issues is uncomfortable, and create a space to have an honest conversation about how we save, spend and repay our debts. The Billfold is co-edited by Mike Dang and Logan Sachon, with contributions from talented people from around the globe.
About Ideas42: "At the heart of the world's toughest problems are human behaviors. Our expertise in behavioral science allows us to see these problems differently. We notice the overlooked details that make the bigger picture. We invent fresh solutions because we know the power details have to nudge us in different directions. We're out to improve tens of millions of lives decision by decision."
Edge is an intellectual adventure to acquire knowledge through investigation. We are interested in "thinking smart." Our motto is "to arrive at the edge of the world's knowledge, seek out the most complex and sophisticated minds, put them in a room together, and have them ask each other the questions they are asking themselves."
Encore.org is building a movement to make it easier for millions of people to pursue second acts for the greater good. We call them "encore careers" – jobs that combine personal meaning, continued income and social impact – in the second half of life.
Stirling Behavioural Science Blog
The purpose of this blog is to provide a forum for discussing research in microeconomics, behavioural economics and cognate areas. This blog is not affiliated to any institution and all posts represent personal views and opinions of the individual posters. The blog is moderated by Liam Delaney.
iNudgeYou is non-profit organization dedicated to improving decision making about wealth, health and happiness without limiting choice or changing incentives. That is, we nudge. Besides developing solutions, providing talks and education, and doing research we run the iNudgeYou blog as well as host the Danish Nudging Network.