Tanner Symposium

2014 Tanner Symposium
"Volition, Self-Control, and Public Policy"

April 10, 2014
10 am - 12:30 pm
Vandenberg Room, Michigan League

The 2014 Tanner Symposium featured a panel of speakers discussing current research in the areas of volition and self-control and the effects of that research for issues of public policy.

The Symposiasts included:

  • Walter Mischel (Niven Professor in Humane Letters in Psychology, Columbia University)
  • David Laibson (Robert I. Goldman Professor of Economics, Harvard University)
  • John Jonides (Daniel J. Weintraub Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, U-M)
  • Chandra Sripada (Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Philosophy, U-M)
  • Moderator: Ethan Kross (Assistant Professor of Psychology, U-M)