FinTech and decision making: why economic agents do not make rational decisions

April 11

This lecture gives an introduction into Behavioral Economics. In 2002 Daniel Kahneman was awarded a Nobel Prize for studies in this area. Behavioral Economiсs describes decision making principles and explains why they are rarely rational - such knowledge will help students in deeper understanding of economic processes and also provide insights into their own decision making and its flaws.

Maxim Korotkov

Maxim Korotkov


Maxim Korotkov, graduate of Computer Technologies Department of IFMO and MBA from Vlerick Leuven Ghent School of Management - now Payment Practice Manager at FIS (NYSE:FIS), Belgium; former Delivery Group Manager at OpenWay Group; more than 10 year of FinTech experience.