Newsletter 190: Oct 23, 2017

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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Seminars of Interest at Columbia

Monday October 23rd

12:10pm to 2:00pm - Schermerhorn 200B
Psychology Department Monday Seminar - Andrei Cimpian
Title Not Available

2:30pm to 3:45pm - IAB 1101
Economic Theory Workshop - Bikram Datta
Title Not Available

Tuesday October 24th

12:30pm to 1:45pm - Uris 307
Columbia Macro Lunch Group - Cynthia Balloch 
Title Not Available

12:30pm to 2:00pm - Uris 332
Marketing Seminars - John McCoy (MIT)
Title Not Available

4:15pm to 5:45pm - 1101 IAB
Money-Macro Workshop - Tuo Chen (Columbia) 
Title Not Available

Wednesday October 25th 

12:30pm to 2:00pm - Uris 333
Management Seminars - Sea Jin Chang (National University of Singapore)
The power of silent voices: Employee satisfaction and acquisition performance

2:15pm to 3:45pm - 1101 IAB
International Economics Workshop - Lorenzo Caliendo (Yale)
Title Not Available

4:10pm to 5:30pm - Schermerhorn Hall 614
Psychology Department Colloquium - Bob Siegler (Carnegie Mellon University) 
Title Not Available

4:15pm to 5:45pm - IAB 1101
Applied Microeconomics - Joe Shapiro
Title Not Available

Seminars of Interest at NYU

Tuesday October 24th

12:30pm to 2:00pm - NYU Psychology, Room 551
Social Psychology Brown Bag Series - Cate Hartley (NYU)
Control and the Calibration of Motivated Behavior

4:00pm to 5:00pm - NYU Global Center, 238 Thompson St, Grand Hall 
Distinguished Lecture Series - Michael Mike Tomasello (Max Planck Institute)
Title Not Available

Article of the Week
How Fiction Becomes Fact on Social Media
Recent attention focused on the growth of social media as a communication tool and news source has led to a proliferation of research examining cognitive biases and the processes underlying information assessment. This New York Times article summarizes some of the recent literature in this area, including a paper by Colleen Seifert (University of Michigan) and colleagues examining automatic cognitive processes that can facilitate the spread of misinformation.

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