The Amsterdam Uncertainty Lab

Causes and consequences of risk and uncertainty

UncertaintyAheadThe Amsterdam Uncertainty Lab is situated in the Department of Psychology of the University of Amsterdam. Our research focuses on the causes and consequences of various kinds of risk and uncertainty. Cognitions and emotions that arise as a consequence of uncertainty are examined as well as the ways in which people cope with feelings of uncertainty.

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News

BA/Leverhulme Grant – A comparison of Danish and Dutch believers

New project in which we compare Danish and Dutch believers.

Is het goed om je af en toe te vervelen?

Bastiaan over verveling in Quest magazine

Bijgeloof op de radio

Bijgeloof bij sporters en artiesten

4 dingen die je niet wist over bijgeloof

Cooperatie Dela heeft een stuk over bijgeloof gepubliceerd, op basis van een interview met Bastiaan

Morality, stereotypes, and scientists—the anatomy of science denial

Phys.org covers recent research on public perceptions of science and scientists.

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