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Chicago Booth’s Koijen named winner of 2019 Fischer Black Prize honoring top finance scholar under 40

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Why people make up their minds sooner than they realize

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The joy of giving lasts longer than the joy of getting

The happiness we feel after a particular event or activity diminishes each time we experience that event, a phenomenon known as hedonic adaptation. But giving to others may be the exception to this rule, according to new research from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

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Trying to get people to agree? Skip the French restaurant and go out for Chinese food

Why sharing a plate leads to better negotiation outcomes

Here’s a new negotiating tactic: enjoy a family-style meal with your counterpart before making your opening bid.

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Chicago Booth’s Mullainathan awarded 2018 Infosys Prize for Social Sciences

Influential economics scholar recognized for groundbreaking work in behavioral economics

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