Please join fellow alumni for a dinner discussion with Prof. Rakesh Sarin, co-author of the recently published Engineering Happiness: A New Approach for Building a Joyful Life. This book distills provocative findings into a lively, accessible guide for a wide audience of readers, integrating research with the latest thinking in the behavioral and social sciences—including management science, psychology, and economics— and offers a new approach to the puzzle of happiness. Woven throughout with wisdom from the world’s religions and literatures, Engineering Happiness has something to offer everyone—regardless of background, profession, or aspiration—who wants to better understand, control, and attain a more joyful life.
Date: Thursday May 3rd
Time: 20.00 - 23.00 pm
Location: Nuevo Club – Calle Cedaceros 2, Madrid 28014
Dress Code: Jacket & Tie Required – Ask for member Juan Cotorruelo
Price: 50 euros (to be paid at the dinner)
Capacity: 20 people
RSVP: By Friday April 27th by 13.00 pm to Sandra Endress
"No shows" have to be paid as well, so please make sure
you attend if you have RSVP'd.
About Prof. Rakesh Sarin
Professor Sarin has been a member of the UCLA Anderson faculty for over 25 years. He has developed models that have found applications in project evaluation, new product development decisions, and analyzing risks to human health and the environment. He has served as a consultant to several private and public organizations. His theoretical interests are in preference theory, decisions under uncertainty and equity and fairness in decision-making.
Data Analysis and Decisions Under Uncertainty, Operations Management (More...)