The Asper School of Business at the University of Manitoba is hosting a webinar related to how feelings can shape our decisions. The webinar will be presented by Dr. Norbert Schwarz, Provost Professor of Psychology and Marketing, and co-director of the Dornsife Center for Mind and Society at the University of Southern California. In the webinar, Dr. Schwarz will explain the role of subtle feelings like moods, emotions, metacognitive feelings, and sensory experiences in judgment and choice. He will also identify underlying processes, and highlight their implications for consumer behaviour, decision making and public opinion.
Date: February 26, 2021
Time: 12:00-1:15pm (CST)
To register for the webinar, click here.
Dr. Norbert Schwarz biography:
Norbert Schwarz is Provost Professor of Psychology and Marketing, and Co-director of the Mind and Society Center at the University of Southern California. He investigates the context-sensitivity of judgment and decision-making and its implications for public opinion and consumer behaviour, with a current focus on the acceptance and correction of misinformation. He has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the German National Academy of Sciences, and the Academia Europaea. He has also received multiple scientific contribution awards.