Barry Schwartz

Barry Schwartz

Professor at Swarthmore College

The Barry Schwartz keynotes educate audiences about the plight of decision-making due to the over-saturation of choice in our everyday lives.

Schwartz received a BA from New York University and also a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. He first became an assistant professor at Swarthmore College immediately after receiving his post-doctorate in 1971. He quickly rose the ranks, being promoted to an associate professor then further to a full professor. He additionally became a Dorwin Cartwright Professor as of 1994.

Having written 10 books with the most recent including 'The Paradox of Choice: Why More is Less,' Schwartz currently writes for 'Practical Wisdom' in Psychology Today and also for Bloomberg Businessweek while working as a professor.

The Barry Schwartz keynotes reveal important insights on the monstrous variety of choices that people of Western societies are burdened with today.

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