Thinking about gains and losses

I am a student of human cognition who conducts scientific research on judgments, decisions and thinking
My current research focuses on a cognitive scientific approach to the behavioral economics of gains and losses, especially with reference to magnitudes.
Alongside, I am interested in finding technological solutions to gather large scale data about human wellbeing.


   
Assistant Professor of behavioral science,
School of Management,  Ahmedabad University, India.


Office:
Room F7, Undergraduate campus, 
Amrut Mody School of Management,
Ahmedabad University, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad - 380015. GJ. 


Phone: +91 (0) 79 - 61911 - 437
sumitava.inbox @ gmail.com   OR   sumitava.mukherjee @ ahduni.edu.in
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Initiatives:

  • CognoBytes.org - A website to spread the messages and work of few top thinkers in cognitive sciences
  • Need for a behavioral science unit in Indian government [paper]



Professional organizations:
Executive committee member, Cultural Evolution Society
Executive committee member, National Academy of Psychology (India)
Member, Association for Psychological Science (APS)
Life member, Indian Science Congress

 



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Philosophy
पूर्णमदः पूर्णमिदं पूर्णात्पुर्णमुदच्यते

पूर्णश्य पूर्णमादाय पूर्णमेवावशिष्यते

शान्तिः शान्तिः शान्तिः

Meaning:

Om, That is Full, This also is Full, From Fullness comes that Fullness,

Taking Fullness from Fullness, Fullness Indeed Remains.

Om Peace, Peace, Peace


- Ishavasya Upanishad (part of Yajur Veda)