Upcoming Events

CENTER EVENT: Cass Sunstein on #Republic

Thu, Mar 15, 2018, 12:15 pm

Cass Sunstein, the Robert Walmsley University Professor at Harvard Law School, will speak over lunch on his 2017 Princeton University Press book #Republic: Divided Democracy in the Age of Social Media.  

Location: TBD
Audience: Faculty, Staff, Students Only
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James A. Moffett '29 Lecture in Ethics: Cass Sunstein

Thu, Mar 15, 2018, 4:30 pm

Cass Sunstein will present a lecture entitled "Unleashed: #MeToo and Beyond."
Sponsored by the University Center for Human Values

Location: McCormick 101
Audience: Open to the Public
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Tanner Lecture on Human Values: Raj Chetty

Tue, Mar 27, 2018, 4:30 pm

The first of two lectures in the series.  See also March 28.

Sponsored by the University Center for Human Values.

Location: Arthur Lewis Auditorium, Robertson Hall (Room 100)
Audience: Open to the Public
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Tanner Lecture on Human Values: Raj Chetty

Wed, Mar 28, 2018, 4:30 pm

The second of two lectures in the series.  See also March 27.

Sponsored by the University Center for Human Values.

 

Location: Arthur Lewis Auditorium, Robertson Hall (Room 100)
Audience: Open to the Public
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CENTER EVENT: Behavioral Policy Speaker Series with Rebecca Wolfe — Why Do People Join Violent Groups and What Can We Do To Prevent Them? A Behavioral Perspective

Thu, Mar 29, 2018, 12:15 pm
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: TBD
Audience: Open to the Public
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CENTER EVENT: Behavioral Policy Speaker Series with Hunt Allcott — Regressive Sin Taxes: What Is the Optimal Soda Tax?

Thu, Apr 19, 2018, 4:30 pm

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.

Location: 399 Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building
Audience: Open to the Public
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CENTER EVENT: Behavioral Policy Speaker Series with Brigitte Madrian

Thu, Apr 26, 2018, 4:30 pm

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.

Location: 399 Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building
Audience: Open to the Public
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