Simen Bø

PhD Candidate Simen Bø

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Strategy and Management

Simen Bø is a third-year PhD Candidate at the Department of Strategy and Management at the Norwegian School of Economics. He is currently a Visiting Scholar at Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley.

In his research, he studies judgment and decision making. Specifically, he examines how people think about the future and how this intersects with their moral preferences and judgments.

Simen holds a BSc degree in General Psychology (2018) and an MPhil degree in Psychology (2021) from the Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Norway.

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Selected publications

Author(s) Title Publisher
Bø, Simen; Norman, Elisabeth; Wolff, Katharina Discrete Emotions Caused by Episodic Future Thinking: A Systematic Review With Narrative Synthesis Collabra: Psychology Volume 8 (1); 2022
Bø, Simen; Sjåstad, Hallgeir; Norman, Elisabeth Working for the Best or Bracing for the Worst? Approach and Avoidance Motivation in Planning Collabra: Psychology Volume 7 (1); 2021
Bø, Simen; Wolff, Katharina A terrible future: Episodic future thinking and the perceived risk of terrorism Frontiers in Psychology Volume 10; page 1 - 13; 2019
Sjåstad, Hallgeir; Bø, Simen Mental simulation of future possibilities: Preparing for action or protecting the self? Possibility Studies & Society Volume 1 (4); 2023
Doran, Rouven; Bø, Simen; Hanss, Daniel Efficacy beliefs regarding purchases of environmentally friendly products on holiday Tourism Recreation Resarch Volume 49 (3); page 676 - 682; 2022
Doran, Rouven; Bø, Simen; Hanss, Daniel Comparing the motivational underpinnings of sustainable consumption across contexts using a scenario-based approach Frontiers in Psychology Volume 13 (9 pages); 2022
Bø, Simen; Wolff, Katharina I Can See Clearly Now: Episodic Future Thinking and Imaginability in Perceptions of Climate-Related Risk Events Frontiers in Psychology Volume 11; page 1 - 15; 2020
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