JC Barcelona

Founded in 2018, Journal Club Barcelona involves faculty and PhD students from Pompeu Fabra, IESE and ESADE getting together once a week at a bar in Barcelona to discuss a behavioral science paper.

Uri Simonsohn
ESADE - Faculty

Methodology in Social Science, Judgment & Decision Making

Isabelle Engeler
IESE - Faculty

Positivity bias and self-other judgments

Johannes Müller-Trede
IESE - Faculty

Psychology and accuracy of forecasting

Bart De Langhe
ESADE - Faculty

Psychology of data-driven decisions

Robin Hogarth
UPF - Faculty

Improving decision making

Elena Reutskaja
IESE - Faculty

Judgement and decision-making; choice overload, nudging, neuro

Jordi Quidbach
ESADE - Faculty

Happiness, emotions, and decision making

Sebastian Hafenbrädl
IESE - Faculty

Judgment & Decision Making; Management, Ethics, and Heuristics

Maria Giulia Trupia
IESE - PhD Student

Consumer behavior

Julia Von Schuckmann
ESADE - PhD student

Consumer behavior

Eirini Kapogli
ESADE - PhD Student
Thomas Woiczyk
UPF - PhD Student

Management and Organisation Studies | Behavioural and Experimental Economics

Ewa Kochanowska
IESE PhD Student

Individual and group decision making

Papers we have assigned:

#16 – April 25th , 2019
Grinberg, N., Joseph, K., Friedland, L., Swire-Thompson, B., & Lazer, D. (2019). Fake news on twitter during the 2016 US Presidential election. Science363(6425), 374-378. (.pdf)

#15 – April 11th , 2019
Dana, J., Atanasov, P., Tetlock, P., & Mellers, B. (2019). Are markets more accurate than polls? The surprising informational value of “just asking”.  Judgment and Decision Making, Vol. 14, No. 2, March 2019, pp. 135–147 (.pdf)

#14 – April 2nd, 2019
Stavrova (2019) Having a Happy Spouse Is Associated With Lowered Risk of Mortality, Psychological Science (.pdf)

#13 – March 26th, 2019
Mas & Pallais (2019). Labor Supply and the Value of Non-Work Time: Experimental Estimates from the Field, American Economic Review: Insights (.pdf)

#12 – March 19th, 2019 
Dorison, C. A., Minson, J. A., & Rogers, T. (2019). Selective exposure partly relies on faulty affective forecasts. Cognition  (.pdf – supplement: .htm)

#11 – March 12th, 2019
Chang, E. H., Milkman, K. L., Chugh, D., & Akinola, M. (2019). Diversity Thresholds: How Social Norms, Visibility, and Scrutiny Relate to Group Composition. Academy of Management Journal62(1), 144-171 (.pdf)

#10 – March 5th, 2019
Evangelidis, I., & van Osselaer, S. M. (2019). Interattribute evaluation theory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. (.pdf)

#09 – February 26th, 2019
Orhun, A. Y., & Palazzolo, M. (2019). Frugality is hard to afford. Journal of Marketing Research, Vol. 56(1) 1-17 (.pdf)

#08 – February 12th, 2019
Fernbach, P. M., Light, N., Scott, S. E., Inbar, Y., & Rozin, P. (2019). Extreme opponents of genetically modified foods know the least but think they know the most. Nature Human Behaviour, V3,251–256

#07 – February 5th, 2019
Layton, T. J., Barnett, M. L., Hicks, T. R., & Jena, A. B. (2018). Attention Deficit–Hyperactivity Disorder and Month of School Enrollment. New England Journal of Medicine379(22), 2122-2130 (pdf)

#06 – January 28th , 2019
Lewis, J., Gaertig, C., & Simmons, J. P. (2019). Extremeness aversion is a cause of anchoring. Psychological science30(2), 159-173.

#05 – November 23rd, 2018
Awad, E., Dsouza, S., Kim, R., Schulz, J., Henrich, J., Shariff, A., … & Rahwan, I. (2018).  “The moral machine experiment.” Nature, 563(7729) (.htm)

#04 – November 23rd, 2018
Boothby, E. J., Cooney, G., Sandstrom, G. M., & Clark, M. S. (2018). The liking gap in conversations: do people like us more than we think?. Psychological science29(11), 1742-1756. (.pdf)

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