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

A nudger’s unease
‘On Freedom’ with Cass Sunstein
The future of work
Driving healthy cultures through incentives and recognition
Nudge supermarket: Part 2
Neuromarketing: The new science of consumer decisions
The psychology of logo design
Sendhil Mullainathan says AI can counter human biases
Confirmation bias and the macro Rorschach
Deep learning AI may help smokers kick the habit

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%