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  1. EBW PODCAST: Wisdom Reloaded - This August, a select group of the world’s leading behavioural scientists gathered in Chicago for the Center for Practical Wisdom Research Forum 2017. Their task? To tackle some very ancient questions with some very modern tools. What is wisdom? Can it be measured? And critically, how do we develop it? EBW went to Chicago with […]
  2. EBW DISPATCHES: Wisdom in the Brain with Dilip Jeste - The EBW Dispatches Series reports the latest developments from the frontline of wisdom research. Key findings are highlighted and illuminated – with a little help from the researchers themselves. The relevant papers can be found at the end of the dispatch. Wisdom in the Brain with Dilip Jeste How do you reliably measure wisdom? Whilst […]
  3. WISDOM PROFILES: Robert Sternberg - The Wisdom Profiles Series is a collection of original interviews conducted by evidencebasedwisdom with leading researchers in the field of Wisdom Research or related fields. All participants are working to increase our understanding of wisdom and its place in the modern world. In the ninth interview in the series, we meet Professor of Human Development at Cornell University and former president […]
  4. ARE FRIENDS THE ENEMIES OF WISE CHOICES? The Hidden Factors Influencing Our Most Important Decisions - The new EBW article Are Friends the Enemies of Wise Choices? The Hidden Factors Influencing Our Most Important Decisions is published by Intentional Insights. The article explores the surprising role of social relationships in wise decision-making. The full article can be read by clicking here. The article is also published on The Huffington Post, The National Compass and Psychology Today. If […]
  5. WISDOM PROFILES: Dilip Jeste - The Wisdom Profiles Series is a collection of original interviews conducted by evidencebasedwisdom with leading researchers in the field of Wisdom Research or related fields. All participants are working to increase our understanding of wisdom and its place in the modern world. In the eighth interview in the series, Director of The Stein Institute for Research on […]
  6. EBW DISPATCHES: Wisdom and Meaning with Jeffrey Dean Webster - The EBW Dispatches Series reports the latest developments from the frontline of wisdom research. Key findings are highlighted and illuminated – with a little help from the researchers themselves. The relevant papers can be found at the end of the dispatch. Wisdom and Meaning with Jeffrey Dean Webster Does searching for meaning in life actually […]
  7. WHAT’S SO FUNNY ABOUT ARMAGEDDON? How Humor Can Save Us From Ourselves - The new EBW article What’s So Funny About Armageddon? How Humor Can Save Us From Ourselves is published by Intentional Insights. The article explores wisdom research which suggests that humor has a central role to play in responding wisely to challenging times. The full article can be read by clicking here. Intentional Insights is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that […]
  8. New York City and The Love of Wisdom with Stephen Grimm - Stephen Grimm is a Professor of Philosophy at Fordham University in New York. As well as publishing extensively on topics dealing with the nature of understanding, he is also running the NYC Wisdom Seminar in June 2017. Currently on a year-long sabbatical as a visiting professor at Clare Hall in Cambridge, he recently spoke with evidencebasedwisdom […]
  9. EBW DISPATCHES: Wisdom & The Foreign-Language Effect with Sayuri Hayakawa - The EBW Dispatches Series reports the latest developments from the frontline of wisdom research. Key findings are highlighted and illuminated – with a little help from the researchers themselves. The relevant papers can be found at the end of the dispatch. Wisdom & The Foreign-Language Effect Can speaking in a foreign language actually change the choices […]
  10. EBW DISPATCHES: Wisdom, Body & Soul with Patrick Williams - The EBW Dispatches Series reports the latest developments from the frontline of wisdom research. Key findings are highlighted and illuminated – with a little help from the researchers themselves. The relevant papers can be found at the end of the dispatch. Wisdom, Body & Soul with Patrick Williams What can we actually do to become wiser? […]