March 19, 2018
briq Visiting Professor George Loewenstein talks about what drives people to seek and share information, how insights from behavioral economics can contribute to the study of inequality – and whether it’s okay for economists to do research on sex.
March 9, 2018
The results of a study published in the Economic Journal suggest that willingness to take risks declines with age, implying that societies may become more risk-averse as their population ages.
March 6, 2018
David Huffman on overconfidence among managers and other puzzles in behavioral economics.
February 8, 2018
In a representative survey, briq and DIE ZEIT tested the knowledge of the German population about basic economic concepts and facts.
October 17, 2017
A field experiment with job seekers in Germany investigates how information provision affects job seekers’ employment prospects and labor market outcomes.
September 28, 2017
During a grand opening ceremony with more than 80 invited guests from science and society, briq was officially introduced to the public on September 27, 2017.