The Behavioral Economics Group is the LinkedIn network associated with The group connects academia, business and the public sector by bringing together people with a shared interest in behavioral science, particularly the influence of cognitive, emotional and social factors on decision making.

The BE Group was established in May, 2008, and now has more than 40,000 members.

Recent Discussions

New Delhi Behavioral Economics Workshop
What actually makes people say yes to you
Behavior change: Flying a rocket or riding a bike?
Why optimism is good for many things, but not pension saving
Environmental cues that affect online decisions
Cognitive bias and echo chambers
Why the Apple Card could make you spend more
Cognitive bias infographic
Behavioral economics scenarios
The devil’s advocate and the steel man

Membership Composition


Financial Services: 11%
Research: 10%
Marketing and Advertising: 9%
Management Consulting: 7%
Higher Education: 7%
Market Research: 3%


London, UK: 10%
Greater New York: 5%
San Francisco Bay Area: 3%
Washington D.C.: 2%
Greater Chicago: 2%
Greater Boston: 2%