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CDS Weekly Newsletter

The Center for Decision Sciences at Columbia Business School

Welcome to the Center for Decision Sciences' Weekly Newsletter. Below you can find a list of events of interest. 

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Upcoming seminars of potential interest at Columbia

Monday, May 5

12.00-1.30, 200B Schermerhorn (Psychology Neuroscience Seminar)
         Jeffery Craw(Columbia)
         Google Calendar (click to add this event to your calendar)
 
For more information on the Psychology Neuroscience Seminar:
http://www.columbia.edu/cu/psychology/news/areatalks/mondayseminar.html
 
2.30-4.00, 1101 IAB (Economic Theory Workshop)
         Stephen Morris (Princeton)
         “Information, Interdependence, and Interaction: Where Does
         this Volatility Come From?”
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For more information on the Economic Theory Workshop:
http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/programs-admissions/academics/divisions/finance-economics/seminars/economictheory
 
Tuesday, May 6
 
4.15-5.45, 1101 IAB (Money Macro Seminar)
         V.V. Chari
         “On the Optimality of Financial Repression (with Alessandro Dovis and
         Patrick Kehoe”
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For more information on the Money Macro Workshop:
http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/programs-admissions/academics/divisions/finance-economics/seminars/money
 
Wednesday, May 7
 
12.30-1.30, Uris 327 (Ph.D. Student Seminar)
         “Job Market Aftermath”
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For more information on the Ph.D. Student Seminar:
http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/programs-admissions/academics/divisions/finance-economics/seminars/phd

4.10, Schermerhorn 614 (Psychology Department Colloquium Series)
         Kevin Ochsner
         Psychology Senior Honors Presentation

For more information on the Psychology Department Colloquium Series:
http://www.columbia.edu/cu/psychology/lists/colloquia.html
         

Upcoming seminars of potential interest at NYU
 
Thursday, May 8

2:30-4:00, 19 West 4th Street Room 517 (Neuroeconomics Seminar)
         Ian Krajbich (University of Zurich)
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For more information on the Neuroeconomics Seminar:
http://www.neuroeconomics.nyu.edu/neuroeconomics-colloquium/
 
4.00-5.00, 6 Washington Place Room 551 (Social Neuroscience Colloquia)
         Melissa Furguson (Cornell University)
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For more information on the Social Neuroscience Colloquia:
http://www.psych.nyu.edu/events/colloquia.html
 
 
Web Link of the Week:
 
“Reading Pain in a Human Face”
Researchers have found that a computer is much better than people are at telling the difference between real and faked pain, a discovery that may lead to methods to detect children’s pain and to treat depression.