In this thirteenth episode of PFI Talks, we are pleased to introduce a very special guest, Daniel Kahneman, who was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 2002 and is professor emeritus of psychology and public affairs at Princeton University’s Princeton School of Public and International Affairs. This special guest was interviewed by Leoš Rousek and the whole discussion dealt with the behaviour of people in various situations, such as the current Ukrainian crisis, which also influenced the interview.
Interview in Czech language
Interview in English language
Daniel Kahneman – Nobel Prize winner & Professor of Psychology and Public affairs /Princeton School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University/
Daniel Kahneman is Professor of Psychology and Public Affairs Emeritus at the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs, the Eugene Higgins Professor of Psychology Emeritus at Princeton University, and a fellow of the Center for Rationality at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Dr. Kahneman has held the position of professor of psychology at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem (1970-1978), the University of British Columbia (1978-1986), and the University of California, Berkeley (1986-1994). Dr. Kahneman is a member of the National Academy of Science, the Philosophical Society, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a fellow of the American Psychological Association, the American Psychological Society, the Society of Experimental Psychologists, and the Econometric Society. He has been the recipient of many awards, among them the Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award of the American Psychological Association (1982) and the Grawemeyer Prize (2002), both jointly with Amos Tversky, the Warren Medal of the Society of Experimental Psychologists (1995), the Hilgard Award for Career Contributions to General Psychology (1995), the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences (2002), the Lifetime Contribution Award of the American Psychological Association (2007), and the Presidential Medal of Freedom (2013). Dr. Kahneman holds honorary degrees from numerous Universities.