Yale Club of Lower Fairfield County - Professor Ian Ayres

Yale Club of Lower Fairfield County - Professor Ian Ayres
Date: 
Mon, 05/14/2012 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm

The Yale Club of Lower Fairfield County presents
Professor Ian Ayres
at the Darien Public Library

'Carrots and Sticks:  Unlock the Power of Incentives to Get Things Done'

Monday, May 14, 2012
7:00 p.m.

Yale Law School Professor Ian Ayres, the William K. Townsend Professor of Law, will be at the Darien Library to talk about his book Carrots and Sticks - a study of behavioral economics that provides what he describes as "a new way of thinking about how best to change behavior" that is applicable to our business, community, and personal lives.

Professor Ayres received his BA from Yale in Russian Studies and Economics in 1981, his JD from Yale in 1986 and his PhD from MIT in Economics in 1988. He has taught at Illinois, Northwestern, Stanford, and Virginia Law Schools before coming home to Yale. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Arts and Sciences and has published over 100 articles and nine books. In 2006, his book Insincere Promises: The Law of Misrepresented Intent, co-authored by Greg Klass, won the Scribes Book Award for the best work of legal scholarship.



All are welcome so invite your friends!

Darien Public Library
1441 Post Road
Darien, CT 06820
203-655-234
http://www.darienlibrary.org

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