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Winter School on Bounded Rationality in India, January 9-15, 2017

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The T A Pai Management Institute (TAPMI) in collaboration with the Max Planck Institute for Human Development (MPIB) is excited to announce the Winter School on Bounded Rationality at TAPMI, Manipal (Karnataka), India to be held from January 09–15, 2017. The winter school aims to foster understanding the process and quality of human decisions and to apply this knowledge to the real world, enabling people to make better decisions in a complex world. To this end, it offers a unique forum for decision-making scholars and researchers from various disciplines to share their approaches, discuss their research and applications, and inspire each other.

Gerd Gigerenzer
Director of the Center for Adaptive Behavior and Cognition and the Harding Center for Risk Literacy, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Germany.

The winter school shall focus on diverse set of topics:

  • Bounded Rationality, Ecological Rationality, Social Rationality
  • Behavioral Economics and Finance
  • Heuristics
  • Fast and Frugal Trees
  • Risk and Risk Literacy
  • Medical Decision Making

Seminars, talks, panel discussions, workshops, poster sessions, and social events will take
place, allowing participants to learn and develop new ideas in broad areas of Judgment and
Decision Making, facilitated by frequent interactions with the teaching faculty members.

Deadline for Application is September 25 2016. Participation will be free, accommodation will be provided, and travel expenses will be partly reimbursed. Winter  School  web link  (includes  contact  details  and  application  procedure):

For further questions email us at winterschool@tapmi.edu.in We look forward to seeing you at Manipal!


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