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Katherine White and DIBS team receives 3-year funding grant for behavioural insights research work

The Decision Insights for Business & Society (DIBS) initiative at the UBC Sauder School of Business and Principal Investigator (PI) Katherine White ha...

  • Faculty
  • August 4, 2020
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Achievement unlocked: Tenure!

DIBS researcher Dave Hardisty is newly tenured. Congratulations, Associate Professor Hardisty!

  • July 1, 2020
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Get it over with, or procrastinate? New research explores our decision-making process

When it’s time to schedule a vacation, most people will do it right away. But when it comes to booking a root canal, some people will procrastinate wh...

  • Behaviour
  • June 2, 2020
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Why are people stockpiling toilet paper?

DIBS researcher Dave Hardisty talks to CTV about how behavioural science can explain why people are hoarding toilet paper in response to COVID-19.

  • March 9, 2020
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UBC Advanced Professional Certificate Program

UBC Sauder's Advanced Professional Certificate in Behavioural Insights is now accepting applications for the 2020 cohort launching in September. Spots...

  • March 1, 2020
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DIBS research has social impact

Two recent papers by DIBS researchers are included in the top 100 of the Financial Times' new ranking of the social impact of business school research...

  • February 1, 2020
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DIBS is awarded a 2020-2021 Research Excllence Cluster grant.

DIBS is awarded a 2020-2021 Research Excllence Cluster grant. We have big plans for the next 2 years!

  • January 28, 2020
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'Put people first': UBC Sauder conference promotes Behavioural Insights research

Organizations can use lessons about human behaviour to innovate and find solutions. UBC Sauder co-hosted the 'A BIG Difference for BC' conference to p...

  • Event Coverage
  • December 10, 2019
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Harvard Business Review article

DIBS researchers Kate White and Dave Hardisty co-wrote a Harvard Business Review article about how to close the "green gap" and help consumers' action...

  • June 1, 2019
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Tenured! Best letter from Santa!

DIBS researcher Jiaying Zhao is newly tenured. Congratulations, Associate Professor Zhao!

  • April 29, 2019
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UBC Sauder announces winners of Research and Teaching Awards for 2018/2019

UBC Sauder has recognized five faculty members for their outstanding achievements and efforts in teaching and research for the 2018/2019 academic year...

  • Faculty
  • April 11, 2019
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UBC Sauder’s Katherine White wins award as one of UBC’s outstanding researchers

UBC Sauder Professor Katherine White has been recognized as one of the top researchers at the University of British Columbia, earning a 2018 UBC Killa...

  • Faculty
  • February 5, 2019
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