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Thursday, June 9 • 4:00pm - 5:30pm
An Introduction to Behavioral Economics: What It Is, What It Can Do for Your Business and Possibly Yourself

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A relatively new field in the social sciences, Behavioral Economics is starting to have a big impact on business and government. A mix of economics and psychology, the field has been popularized by such books as Thinking Fast and Slow, by Nobel Prize winner Daniel Kahneman, and Predictably Irrational, by Dan Ariely.

Learn some surprising findings on human behavior, how people make decisions, and why this field is so important in government, business, and for you as an individual. Walk away with insights you can apply to your business right now. Learn a bit about the psychology behind our "irrational" decisions.

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Briant Wolfe

Principal, D CIDE
Briant brought personal computing to his first employer by carrying his own Apple II to work in a backpack. After 35 years in the finance and IT industries, he left IBM in 2013 to develop tools to help people think better. He believes that the combination of smartphones and new findings in the behavioral sciences can help us build tools to lead better lives. With a BA in economics and an MBA in finance as well as college teaching experience, he... Read More →


Thursday June 9, 2016 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Xilinx, Inc. 3100 Logic Drive Longmont, CO 80503

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