CBEAR Spring Workshop

Advances in Evidence-based Agri-environmental Programs   Tuesday, May 17, 2016 Morning Session: 10:00 am-12:00 pm Lunch: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm Afternoon Session: 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Location: Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004 (View on Google Maps) Join CBEAR for all or part of…

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Paul Ferraro named Bloomberg Distinguished Professor at Johns Hopkins

Economist Paul Ferraro has been named a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor with appointments in the Carey Business School and the Whiting School of Engineering‘s Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering. Ferraro’s research focuses on building a credible evidence base about the environmental and social impacts of public and private programs. Combining the…

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Behavioral Sciences Workshop

Using Insights from Behavioral Sciences to Improve Agri-environmental Programs Thinking, Fast and Slow…Nudge…Influence…President Obama’s new Behavioral Sciences Insights Directive…The Social and Behavioral Sciences Team & FSA’s successful microloan program… Have you heard the buzz surrounding behavioral economics – a mix of economics, psychology, sociology and neuroscience – but are not…

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