First place for the best master thesis.

Ms. Barbara Walas, a student of Agata Sobków Ph.D., won first place for the best master’s thesis at the Faculty of Psychology in Wrocław in the academic year 2021/2022 at the SWPS University. The award was given for the works titled “Czy agresja wśród młodzieży ma związek ze stopniem inteligencji społecznej oraz myślenia refleksyjnego?”

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First place and distinction in the Szare Komórki competition

Students cooperating with the CRIDM center were awarded multiple honors in the Szare Komórki competition organized by the Akademickie Stowarzyszenie Psychologii Ekonomicznej (ASPE). Mr. Paweł Schoepp, a student of prof. Tomasz Zaleśkiewicz, won the first place for the work entitled “Subiektywne definiowanie pojęcia racjonalności w relacji do wybranych aspektów podejmowania decyzji”. Furthermore, Ms Katrzyna Zdybel,…

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New Article in Risk Analysis

A new article entitled Measuring feeling about choices and risk: The Berlin Emotional Responses to Risk Instrument (BERRI) written by Dafina Petrova, Edward T. Cokely, Agata Sobków, Jakub Traczyk, Dunia Garrido, Rocio Garcia Retamero has been published in Risk Analysis. https://doi.org/10.1111/risa.13946

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A new paper in Frontiers in Psychology

A paper entitled “Worry, Risk Perception, and Controllability Predict Intentions Toward COVID-19 Preventive Behaviors” by Agata Sobkow, Tomasz Zaleskiewicz, Dafina Petrova, Rocio Garcia-Retamero and Jakub Traczyk has been published in Frontiers in Psychology (IF: 2.067) https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyg.2020.582720/full

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Two chapters in a new book

We have published two chapters in a new book “Psychological Perspectives on Financial Decision Making”: 1. Sobkow, A., Garrido, D., & Garcia-Retamero, R. (2020). Psychological Perspectives on Financial Decision Making. In T. Zaleskiewicz & J. Traczyk (Eds.), Psychological Perspectives on Financial Decision Making. Springer International Publishing.https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-45500-2 2. Zaleskiewicz, T., & Traczyk, J. (2020). Emotions and Financial Decision…

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PhD candidate

We are seeking a PhD candidate (4 years, 40h/week) for the project: “Is recurring irrationality adaptively rational? The role of numeracy and adaptive strategy selection in decisions under risk and uncertainty.” The successful candidate will work on a PhD thesis (in the field of judgment and decision making). The tasks will include developing ideas and…

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A new paper in Intelligence

A paper entitled “Multiple numeric competencies predict decision outcomes beyond fluid intelligence and cognitive reflection” by Agata Sobkow, Angelika Olszewska, and Jakub Traczyk has been accepted for publication in Intelligence (IF: 2.785).

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A new paper in Applied Psychology

A paper entitled “Entrepreneurial Risk Taking is Related to Mental Imagery: A Fresh Look at the Old Issue of Entrepreneurship and Risk” by Tomasz Zaleskiewicz, Adriana Bernady, and Jakub Traczyk (CRIDM) has been accepted for publication in Applied Psychology: An International Review (IF: 3.265).

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New scholarship position available

We’re looking for talented MA/PhD student for a scholarship in the project “The role of multiple numeric competencies in improving decision making.” More details can be found at (in Polish): https://www.swps.pl/uczelnia/oferty-pracy/aktualne/130-wroclaw/19991-stypendysta-ka-w-projekcie-badawczym-2019-06-30?fbclid=IwAR3Et-Ac3LEM0fNQxbHRnR-Q6Jv1JPx78eO4O7FLDWzLcmxR2O_PA4mH8W4

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A new article in Medical Decision Making

An article entitled “Associations between Case Fatality Rates and Self-reported Fear of Neoplasms and Circulatory Diseases” by Kamil Fulawka, Dominik Lenda (CRIDM), and Jakub Traczyk (CRIDM) has been published in Medical Decision Making (IF: 3.012). https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0272989X19844744

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