Rebecca Wolfe, Director of the Peace and Conflict Team of Mercy Corps, will present research on why people join violent groups and how social psychology can help us design better interventions for preventing recruitment into such groups.
Location: Robertson Hall, Room 011
Audience: Open to the Public
Director of the Peace and Conflict Team, Mercy Corps
Why Do People Join Violent Groups and What Can We Do To Prevent Them? A Behavioral Perspective
Hunt Allcott, Associate Professor of Economics at New York University, will deliver a talk (rescheduled from the fall) in the Behavioral Policy Speaker Series, Thursday, April 19, 4:30-6:00 p.m. in 399 Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building.
Brigitte Madrian is the Aetna Professor of Public Policy and Corporate Management at the Harvard Kennedy School and serves as the co-director of the Household Finance working group at the National Bureau of Economic Research.