TAPMI-MAX PLANCK WINTER SCHOOL ON BOUNDED RATIONALITY
January 09–15, 2017

DIRECTED BY
Gerd Gigerenzer

ORGANIZERS
Shenghua Luan & Kavitha Ranganathan

ABOUT THE WINTER SCHOOL

The Max Planck Institute for Human Development in collaboration with the T A Pai Management Institute brings together the Winter School on Bounded Rationality at Manipal, Karnataka, India. The aim is to foster understanding the process and quality of human decisions and to apply this knowledge to the real world, enabling people to make better decisions in a complex world. To this end, it offers a unique forum for decision-making scholars and researchers from various disciplines to share their approaches, discuss their research and applications, and inspire each other.

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Gerd Gigerenzer

Director of the "Center for Adaptive Behavior and Cognition" and the "Harding Center for Risk Literacy" at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany.

ORGANIZING INSTITUTIONS

T A Pai Management Institute (TAPMI)

The TAPMI is among the leading management institutes in India, located in the international university town of Manipal, Karnataka. TAPMI is founded by the visionary, Late Shri. Tonse Ananth Pai (T. A. Pai). TAPMI’s mission is—"to excel in post-graduate management education, research and practice”. With academic rigour and experiential learning at its core, TAPMI’s programmes include Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM), PGDM-Healthcare, and PGDM-Banking and Financial Services, a Ph. D. programme in management, as well an 18-month joint TAPMI and University of Dubai MBA programme. TAPMI is the second B-School in India to get global accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Max Planck Institute for Human Development (MPIB)

The MPIB is an internationally renowned social science research institute located in Berlin, Germany. The MPIB is dedicated to the study of human development and education. Researchers of various disciplines—including psychology, education, sociology, medicine, history, economics, computer science, as well as mathematics—work together on interdisciplinary projects at the institute. The research questions they examine include how people make effective decisions in a complex world, what effects the institution of school has on children's development and learning processes, how the interaction between behaviour and brain function changes over the lifespan, as well as how human emotions change in a historical context and how they have affected the course of history itself.

APPLICATION

Applying for the Winter School is possible between August 15 and September 25, 2016.
Deadline extended until September 30, 2016.
Selected Participants shall be intimated by November 1st week, 2016.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE & FURTHER QUESTIONS

There is no fee thanks to the generous support of our sponsors. Participants’ boarding and lodging shall be taken care of, and their travel costs can be partially reimbursed.

For more info view our FAQ. For further questions e-mail us at winterschool@tapmi.edu.in