“The Art and Science of Self-Control: How to Act in Your Long-Term Best Interests”

  • February 2, 2017 • 12 PM – 1 PM
  • Hillman Hall, Clark-Fox Forum

Psychologist and behavioral economist Dan Ariely wants to understand the forces that influence human behavior. His research proves that, despite our intentions, we often fail to act in our own best interests. But not to worry — he’s here to help!

The “Predictably Irrational” author and popular TED presenter attempts to expose our blind spots and demonstrate how often “common wisdom” fails us, so that we can live more sensible – if not rational – lives.