Prof. Dan Ariely
15.301 / 15.310
Undergraduate / Graduate
We function in our personal and professional lives based on knowledge and intuitions. Our intuition that we know a lot is very powerful. But sometimes intuitions are accurate and sometimes they are not; without research, it is hard to tell.
This course combines a few different goals: develop a critical eye for making inferences from data; be able to carry out simple data analysis; learn about managerial psychology; develop interesting new questions about managerial psychology and test these questions.
OCW has published multiple versions of this subject.
Ariely, Dan. 15.301 Managerial Psychology Laboratory, Fall 2004. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/sloan-school-of-management/15-301-managerial-psychology-laboratory-fall-2004 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA