A discipline which takes its cue from economics, neuroscience and psychology to study how people make decisions, stratify risks and rewards, and interact with each other, in particular regarding finances
Here, I will learn state-of-the-art techniques from the field of neuroeconomics to test the notion that a dual system network consisting of the striatum and hippocampus are critical to near and far choice outcomes.
Namibia-based Groot Group is a world-leading infrastructure development company focused on implementing applied neuroeconomics and systems dynamic to efficiently explore, develop, and manage self-sustained advanced industrial ecosystems for the slow-developing and stagnant economies in the world.
Among their topics are the politics of shaping property tax administration in Bangalore City, a subjectively devised parametric user model for analyzing and influencing behavior online using neuroeconomics, using motion tracking technologies in serious games to enhance rehabilitation in stroke patients, games and the development of students' civic engagement and ecological stewardship, and applying gaming elements in early childhood education.
About two years back, Gregory Berns, a professor of neuroeconomics, taught his dog, Callie, a shelter-rescued rat terrier, to walk into a (MRI) machine and sit there without moving, until scientists got thousands of images of her brain in order to map it, Stuff.
With this in mind, the integral approach to measuring impact brings together three bodies of research: neuroeconomics, market research, and econometrics so as to be able to measure the interpersonal dimension of any intervention for development.