Ask Ariely: On Encouraging Exercise, Activating Altruism, and Debating Dishes

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ___________________________________________________ Dear Dan, I hate exercise and always have,…

Ask Ariely: On Money Management, Temper Tantrums, and Retirement Rank

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ___________________________________________________ Hi, Dan. I work as the managing director…

Ask Ariely: On Patient Problems, Friday Fiascos, and Payment Puzzles

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ___________________________________________________ Hi Dan, I manage an outpatient department at…

Ask Ariely: On Flexibility Fees, Climate Commitments, and Sensible Surprises

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ___________________________________________________ Dear Dan, I know that you’ve often written…

Behavioral Economists Needed for Postdoc

Announcing: Postdoctoral positions in Consumer Behavior and Behavioral Economics at the Department of Management 966650 The Department of Management at Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University, invites applications for 2-year postdoctoral positions offering applicants an exciting opportunity to join a new research project focused…

Ask Ariely: On Paying Your Taxes, Treating Your Friends, and Suiting Yourself

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ___________________________________________________ Hi, Dan. With the recent changes in the…

Ask Ariely: On Missing Motivation, Distressing DNA, and Picturing Progress

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ___________________________________________________ Dear Dan, I’m raising two teenagers and have…

Medicine is Personal

Today, my team and I are launching an exciting new project. The Medical Professionalism Project is a 12-episode online course for healthcare providers that explores the complex expectations, challenges, and responsibilities of being a healthcare professional. In it, we bring together experts…

Ask Ariely: On Ticket Tips, Coding Concerns, and System Setups

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ___________________________________________________ Dear Dan, Early last year, I bought five…

Ask Ariely: On Scanning Suitcases, Aligning Anticipation, and Validating Valentine’s Day

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ___________________________________________________ Dear Dan, According to recent reports, screeners for…