Erez Yoeli

Behavioral Scientist

Erez Yoeli is a research scientist at MIT and the Director of the Applied Cooperation Team. He uses game theory to study puzzling aspects of people’s sense of rights, ethics, and altruism, then applies the lessons from this work to addressing real-world problems like increasing energy conservation, improving antibiotic adherence, and reducing smoking in public places.

Erez Yoeli is a research scientist at MIT and the Director of the Applied Cooperation Team. He uses game theory to study puzzling aspects of people’s sense of rights, ethics, and altruism, then applies the lessons from this work to addressing real-world problems like increasing energy conservation, improving antibiotic adherence, and reducing smoking in public places.

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