On Tuesday April 25th at 18:30, Vojtěch Zíka will give a lecture at the Institute for Economic Studies of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the Charles University. He will introduce the students to the topic of Behavioral Economics, but especially to the behavioral apporach to policy making. This topic is often neglected by public […]
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On Tuesday March 21 on the premises of the University of Economics, Vojtěch Zíka has taken a part in a panel discussion on the topic of Use of Behavioral Economics. Thereby he has accepted an invitation by a student organisation RethinkingEconomics.cz to clarify to students the future bearing of this developing field alongside Lukáš Tóth […]
Is it natural for us not to make changes? Why is decision making so hard? How does our community or a system of rewards influence us? Vojtěch Zíka has answered not only these questions in an interview for zonky.cz, in which he has mentioned what mistakes every one of us makes in everyday decisions as […]
On March 20th 2017, the Center for Behavioral Experiments has taken part in the conference Hopes and Expectations, which is dedicated to establishing the topics of election programs of center-right political parties in the field of health care and social policy. Vojtěch Zíka has introduced the concept of behaviorally informed public policies as well as […]
CEBEX has taken part on organising an expert seminar at two secondary schools in Teplice (Střední průmyslová škola and Obchodní akademie). The topic of Modern policy making was designed specifically for students of the final year, who are now considering their next study opportunities. Altogether roughly 70 students have taken part on both the seminars.
We have published the official poter of the Prague Conference on Behavioral Sciences 2017. The poster introduces the main speakers, which will give a talk on Friday April 28 at 6 p.m. The Friday part fo the Conference is open to the general public free of charge – if you want to secure your seat, register now. […]
Petr Houdek has been interviewed by the dennikn.sk server speaking about whether or not people are rather selfish or they try to cooperate. This conclusion has been reached based on an experiment on which more than 20 laboratories around the world including the Center for Behavioral Sciences collaborated. The results have been published in the […]
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