Dialogues Between Neuroscience and Society–I will be blogging about this session.
1 Animal Spirits: How Human Behavior Drives the Economy.
Robert J. Shiller, PhD, is an American economist, academic, and best-selling author. He currently serves as the Arthur M. Okun Professor of Economics at Yale University and is a Fellow at the Yale International Center for Finance, Yale School of Management. Ranked among the 100 most influential economists of the world, Shiller’s work has addressed how psychological factors influence decision-making in the economic arena and the impact of group dynamics on financial markets. Join Dr. Shiller and leading neuroscientists for an exciting opportunity to examine the interplay between economics and the brain.