Phil/Psych 447 Phil 673

Seminar in Cognitive Science: Cognition and Social Change

Week 8: Economic Crashes


  1. How do you make economic decisions?
  2. How can cognitive science go beyond animal spirits?
  3. Are booms and bust explicable by emotional coherence?
  4. How does motivated inference affect buying?
  5. How is economic thinking embodied and transbodied?
  6. How does emotional communication affect economic trends?
  7. Should economics be mindful?
  8. Do banks have mental states?


Phil/Psych 447

Paul Thagard

Computational Epistemology Laboratory.

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