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Getting Your Message Across

Getting Your Message Across

Gaurav Jain and Ian Chadd

By Reeve Hamilton

April 1, 2021

In a new episode of Why Not Change the World? The RPI Podcast, a marketing expert and a behavioral economist discuss strategies for improving the communication and processing of information.

Gaurav Jain, assistant professor of marketing in the Lally School of Management at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, examines how individuals make judgments, estimates, and decisions in the absence of complete information.

Ian Chadd, a behavioral and experimental economist in the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences at Rensselaer, talks about research on the role that irrelevant information plays in decision-making.

Listen now on Apple PodcastsSpotifyStitcherSoundCloudTuneIn, or on Every Day Matters, the RPI research and discovery blog.


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