Conference on Irrational Behavior Begins Today

Posted: November 1, 2002 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

George Mason’s Law and Psychiatry Center is hosting a two-day conference today and tomorrow on “The Law and Economics of Irrational Behavior.” The conference is designed to explore the most relevant developments resulting from the interaction of economics and psychology.

Conference speakers include Vernon Smith, professor of economics and law, and recent Nobel laureate; Ole Skog of the University of Oslo; Cass Sunstein of the University of Chicago School of Law; Jeffrey Rachlinski of Cornell University’s School of Law; and Robert Cooter of the University of California. Additionally, a number of faculty members from George Mason’s School of Law will participate.

For more information, contact Francesco Parisi at (703) 993-8036 or visit the conference web site.

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