I am simply fascinated with human behavior. Like a young apprentice mechanic that furiously wants to understand how a turbo charged engine works, is the same way I want to understand how the human mind works, and the behaviors that result from our experiences, cultural influences, and chemical biology.
Research studies, publishing, conference presentations, etc...
To publish original research in an academic journal.
The Effective Executive by Dr. Peter Drucker.
Behavioural Finance: Insights into Irrational Minds and Markets by James Montier.
Testosterone Administration Decreases Generosity in the Ultimatum Game by Dr. Paul J. Zak, et al, 2009.
Flow - The Psychology of Optimal Experience by Dr. Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi.
The Allure of Toxic Leaders why we follow destructive bosses and corrupt politicians--and how we can survive them by Dr. Jean Lipman-Blumen.
Virus of the Mind - The New Science of the Meme by Richard Brodie.
The Power of Full Engagement: Managing Energy, Not Time, is the Key to High Performance and Personal Renewal by Dr. Jim Loehr and Tony Schwartz.
The Neuroeconomics lab on campus - http://www.neuroeconomicstudies.org