Pragmatic Thought Leader
Paul J.H. Schoemaker, Ph.D., is an author, researcher and entrepreneur. This personal website offers information about his professional and educational activities, including current and past business activities, as well as his research at The Wharton School and the University of Chicago. You will find information about the books and articles Paul has written as well as summaries of his research, presentations, lectures, and seminars.
Unifying themes in Paul’s diverse work concern the types of challenges that individuals, groups, organizations, and even societies encounter due to complexity, uncertainty and human information-processing limits. Much of Paul’s work reflects the cognitive, emotional, and social biases many of us prone to, from descriptive insights to prescriptive recommendations based on normative theories and time-tested heuristic approaches.