BIG Courses

Courses Taught by BIG Faculty 2019-2020
View the BIG Suggested Curriculum here
 
Full Academic Year 2019-2020
 
Fall 2019
Harvard Kennedy School
Julia Minson
 
Harvard Law School
Cass Sunstein
NB: Also offered by the Law School as 2589 and the Economics Department as Ec 2050. Permission of the instructor is required. To apply, please send a statement of interest and your resume to Brenda Bee (bbee@law.harvard.edu). Deadline is August 29, 2019.
 
Harvard Kennedy School
Richard Zeckhauser
 
Economics and Morality (ECON 1436)
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Benjamin Enke
 
Experimental Economics (ECON 2040)
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Benjamin Enke
 
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Francesca Gino 
 
Harvard College/Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
David Laibson
 
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
David Laibson, Gautam Rao, Matthew Rabin (plus Tomasz Strzalecki and Benjamin Enke)
 
Harvard College/Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
David Laibson, Tomasz Strzalecki, Benjamin Enke, Matthew Rabin, and Jerry Green
 
Harvard College/Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Tomasz Strzalecki
 
Civil Procedure (HLS 1000)
Harvard Law School
James Greiner
NB: This course is specialized for HLS students, although auditors may be considered.
 
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Ichiro Kawachi
 
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Margaret McConnell
 
Harvard Business School (Doctoral)
Ashely Whillans
 
Harvard Business School
Ryan Buell
 
Spring 2019
 
Race and the State: The Role of Public Policy in U.S. Racial Inequality
Harvard Kennedy School
Desmond Ang
 
Behavioral Economics: The Leader as a Decision Architect
Harvard Business School
Max Bazerman and Mario Small
 
Psychology and Economics (ECON 2030)
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
David Laibson and Andrei Shleifer
 
Early-Stage Reserach and Discussions on Behavioral and Experimental Econoimcs (ECON 2901)
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Guatam Rao
 
Behavioral Approaches to Decision Making (HBSDOC 4420)
Harvard Business School
Brian Hall
 
Behavioral Development Economics (ECON 2338)
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Guatam Rao
 
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Francesca Gino 
 
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
David Laibson, Gautam Rao, Matthew Rabin (plus Tomasz Strzalecki and Benjamin Enke)
 
Harvard College/Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
David Laibson, Tomasz Strzalecki, Benjamin Enke, Matthew Rabin, and Jerry Green
 
Harvard College/Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Tomasz Strzalecki
 
Harvard Business School
Leslie John
 
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Sara Bleich
 
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Jessica Cohen
 
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Ichiro Kawachi
 
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Margaret McConnell
 
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Ameet Sarpatwari
 
Courses not being offered during the 2019-20 academic year
 
Harvard Kennedy School/Harvard Business School (Cross-Listed)
Michael Luca
 
Michael Luca
 
Harvard Kennedy School
Todd Rogers
 
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Michael Hiscox
 
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Michael Hisco

Behavioral Science for Inclusive Organizations (MLD 310) 
Harvard Kennedy School
Iris Bohnet

NB: MLD 310 is not being offered for the 2019-20 academic year. Students interested in this course are recommended to apply for Professor Robert Livingston's course  MLD 500: Maximizing Human Capital and Organizational Performance, which covers similar topics.

 
Behavioral Economics and Public Policy (API 304)
Harvard Kennedy School
 
Leadership Decision Making (MLD 301, PSY 1584)
Harvard Kennedy School/Harvard University Psychology Department (Cross-Listed)
Jennifer Lerner