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Think Critically, Act Rationally: Regulating Anxiety

Watch the Tuesday, July 28, 2020 Livecast

In this Wharton Livecast presentation, professor Maurice Schweitzer explains ways in which anxiety derails decision-making and diminishes performance. The director of the Effective Decision Making: Thinking Critically and Rationally program also provides concrete ways to regulate the emotion and even use it to create an advantage.

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Effective Decision Making: Thinking Critically and Rationally

May 17 – 21, 2021
LIVE Virtual
9:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. EDT
(daily end times may vary slightly)

There’s an art and science to making strategic business decisions. Explore the best practices and behaviors that lead to good decision-making habits. Learn how to effectively use critical thinking in business and gain a deeper understanding of the role personal judgment and…


Maurice Schweitzer

Maurice Schweitzer, PhDSee Faculty Bio

Cecilia Yen Koo Professor; Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions; Professor of Management, The Wharton School

Research Interests: Decision making, deception and trust, negotiations