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Full details of the seminar schedule Date Time Room Speaker Title Affiliation 7th October 14:00-15:00   online   Jafar Rezaei   Foundations of Best-Worst Method (an MCDM method)  Delft University of Technology 21st October 14:00-15:00   online click here to book Georgios Panos Financial literacy and Attitudes to Cryptocurrencies University of Glasgow 28th October (jointly…
CLICK HERE TO BOOK Abstract We examine the relationship between financial literacy and attitudes to cryptocurrencies, using microdata from 15 countries. Our financial-literacy proxy exerts a large negative effect on the probability of currently owning cryptocurrencies. The financially literate are also more likely to be aware, but not to intend to own cryptocurrencies. We show…
CLICK HERE TO BOOK Abstract: We run a laboratory experiment testing the correlation between time preferences and cheating at the individual level. In our experiment cheating increases the earnings of those who commit it and it only entails a moral cost for the cheater. Our hypothesis is that cheating is higher among individuals who attribute…
Numerous laboratory studies reveal that incidental emotions produce distinct effects on risky decision-making: e.g. while fear induces risk-averse choices, anger promotes risk-seeking choices. Accordingly, if risky driving decisions cause car accidents, emotionally arousing events might influence accident rates. Noting studies showing effects on voters’ happiness for both the 2016 UK Brexit referendum and 2016 US…

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Full details of the semester two CDR seminar series: Date Time Room Speaker Title Affiliation Weds 30 Jan 13:00-14:00 Maurice Keyworth  room 1.33 Various speakers Bridging the divide between social and technical systems: techniques and current research University of Leeds Weds 6 Feb 14:00-15:00 Charles Thackrah  room 1.05 Natalie van der Wal (Centre for Decisin…
Various speakers are presenting at this joint seminar with LCDS, AimTech, STC, CSR group and CDR
Max Mawby (Behavioural Insights Team) presents this CDR seminar.
Cameron Brick’s seminar is co-hosted by CDR and the School of Psychology.
Ola Svenson (Decision Research Oregon USA and Stockholm University) presents this CDR seminar.
Catherine Tilley, a Doctoral Student at the Institute of Manufacturing at Cambridge University, will be delivering this Centre for Decision Research (CDR) seminar.
Prof. David Bresch’s seminar is co-hosted by CDR, Sustainability Research Institute (SRI), and Priestley International Centre for Climate.
Valerie Belton, professor of management science at the University of Strathclyde, will be delivering this Centre for Decision Research (CDR) seminar.
Full details of the semester one CDR seminar series for 2018/19.
CDR member Vedran Lesic leads seminar for the Socio-Technical Centre (STC) and Mechanical Engineering.