About the center

The Center for Behavioral Research (CBR) relies on interdisciplinary behavioral research to better understand how economic, environmental, and social forces influence decision making in areas of interest to businesses, governmental and non-governmental entities, and policy makers.

CBR’s mission is to enhance social welfare through behavioral research.

Using insights from the behavioral sciences, we identify, design, and test the effectiveness of interventions aiming to address significant social problems.


Research Areas

Although every now and then we explore new areas, CBR has five active lines of research:


Our Partners

CBR counts with several partners. Our work relies on providing scientifically rigorous answers to problems companies and (non)governmental entities are facing—as far as these questions have substantive implications for social welfare. Here are a few of our partners:

We are always looking for intriguing questions and strategic partners, click here to learn more!