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Thaler wins Nobel Prize for behavioural economics

11 October 2017NSW Department of Premier & Cabinet

Yesterday, the Nobel Committee announced that the 2017 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel (commonly referred to as the Nobel prize for economics) has been awarded to Richard Thaler.

Event Review: Professor Shlomo Benartzi on ‘Digital Nudging’

26 November 2014NSW Department of Premier & Cabinet

Professor Benartzi’s new research highlights that not only is the Digital Revolution producing a new platform to deliver behavioural interventions, but it is also uncovering interesting differences between the decisions that people make online compared to offline.

Directory of Academics

10 December 2013NSW Department of Premier & Cabinet

Earlier in the year we had some research done to develop a Directory of Academics that work in Australia in psychology, economics, neuroscience and social marketing (areas related to BI), with particular relevance to public policy.