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Webinar: Behavioral Economics: Other Things Matter - How Emotions Impact Our Decisions

Date(s) of the workshop: May  23, 2017  
Time of the workshop: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm (EDT)  
Location: Your Computer  
Contact: Council for Economic Education, New York  
Contact Phone: 212-730-6728  
Registration Fee: No Charge!  
Workshop Description: High School Teachers:

Behavioral Economics is an increasingly popular field of study that tries to find out if people make decisions like "Econs" or "Humans". Findings from behavioral experiments often illustrate how supposedly rational decision makers often behave in less than rational ways. Behavioral economics explores how choices can be influenced by a large number of human factors.

This webinar will explain how to run the classical behavioral experiment called the Ultimatum Game with your students. The discussion of the results includes comparisons between the thought and decision making process of “Econs” and “Humans.” The rational decision-making of an Econ is contrasted with that of the fairness-minded human.

If you are unable to attend the live webinar, please still register and we will send you an email with a link to the recorded webinar.

Presenter: Andrea Caceres-Santamaria, Seminole Ridge Community High School (FL).
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