Media

 

Education Week: Here’s What Works for Teacher Accountability. January 24, 2017 .

Mathematica Policy Research: Accountability in Schools Must Extend Beyond Test Scores, Study Says - October 17, 2016

Scientific American: Pay for Success: How "Impact Investing" Can Make Government Services Better - October 6, 2016

Interview on WGBH News, bringing science to bear on the question of “Voter Stress Syndrome" [12:07-18:49] - September 26, 2016

The Atlantic: The Best Headspace for Making Decisions - September 19, 2016

Forbes: Should You Trust Your Gut When Sizing People Up? New Research Says Definitely Not - July 29, 2016

Harvard Kennedy School: Lerner Named to Secretary of the Navy Advisory Panel - June 16, 2016

Washington Post: Why Terrorist Attacks Might Not Help Trump - June 15, 2016

Emotion Researcher: How Cognition Became Hot: Emotions, Decisions and Policy Making - May 2016

NPR's Hidden Brain: How Emotional Responses To Terrorism Shape Attitudes Toward Policies - December 22, 2015

NT Times: The Power of Precise Predictions - October 2, 2015

HKS Serves 2015 - September 12, 2015

Harvard Kennedy School: Your Body Chemistry and Professional Status - August 25, 2015

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: What's the saddest movie scene? Research says answer may be in 'The Champ' - August 10, 2015

Harvard Kennedy School: Jennifer Lerner on Emotions and Decision Making - April 22, 2015

WGBH Boston: Decisions are More Emotional than You Think - December 30, 2014

The New York Times: How to Defeat the Impulse Buy - November 21, 2014

Public Policy Meets Brain Science - Radcliffe Media - January 16, 2014

Experts in Emotion Series; June Gruber, Yale University - May 24, 2013

The New York Times: It's Easy To Be King - October 27, 2012

Washington Post Op-Ed: "Why don’t Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum just quit?" - April 11, 2012

LiveScience: "Personal Question Leads Scientist to Academic Excellence" - September 1, 2011

Women's Health Blog at the Women's Center in Orlando: "Your bad traits may not be so bad after all" - August 29, 2011

Harvard Decision Science Lab Facebook Page - August 29, 2011

Hindustan Times: "Private Lives, Public Secrets" - August 6, 2011

David Brooks of the New York Times visits the lab - April 20, 2011

PBS, NOVA: "Mind Over Money" - April 27, 2010Nova: Mind Over Money

CBS News Sunday Morning: "Decisions, Decisions..." - April 26, 2010

Sharing Science with member of Congress - April 14, 2010

FinancialTimes.com: "Why sadness is good for you" - November 13, 2009

MSNBC.com TODAY: "Famous faces can't keep their mouths shut" - October 5, 2009

MSNBC.com: "Famous Faces and Anger" - September 24, 2009

The Boston Globe: "Spotting a terrorist: Next-generation system for detecting suspects in public settings holds promise, sparks privacy concerns" - September 18, 2009

Talk of the Nation, National Public Radio: "Decoding the Science of Decision Making" - July 24, 2009

O, The Oprah Magazine: "6 Common Shopping Traps -- How to Avoid Them" - July 1, 2009

The Wall Street Journal: "For Mother's Day, Give Her Reins to the Portfolio" - May 9, 2009

boston.com: "Locking in: Save a lot--or pay the price" - April 18, 2009

Center for Public Leadership: "Lunch Talk: 'Leadership Decision Making' with Professor Jennifer Lerner" - April 2, 2009

Greater Good Magazine: "Spent: New research explores why sadness makes us splurge" - March 1, 2009

TIME: "Feeling our way out of the recession" - January 29, 2009

TIME: "Angry and Depressed About the Recession? Good!" - January 21, 2009

Science of Decisions: "At the Kennedy School, the art of decision making is brought into the lab" - January 9, 2009

HKS Bulletin: "Science of Decisions" - January 1, 2009

Newsweek: "The difference between the door-buster price and the current one activates 'what if' neurons." - December 15, 2008

TheDailyBeast.com: "Inside the Shopping Brain" - December 5, 2008

MA Disability Employment Summit: October, 2008 - October 28, 2008
Professor Lerner was among the panelists for this summit in 2008.

London Evening Standard: "Feeling blue? Then forget retail therapy as you'll make the wrong purchases" - October 2, 2008

ChinaDaily.com: "Anger is good for you" - November 4, 2005

Science for Peace and Security (SPS) - NATO - March 25, 2002