The Leverhulme Trust Award has been granted to a team of economists and psychologists in the Behavioural Science group of WBS and in the Department of Psychology to undertake a programme of work to understand how humans arrive at valuations of goods and services in the present and in the future.
- How do people evaluate alternatives involving risk and uncertainty?
- How do people make trade-offs between present and future?
- How do individuals’ attitudes to time and risk and other social objectives feed into social policy?
- Lab-based Experimental Economics
- Online surveys