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Tommy Gärling

Professor

Tommy Gärling
Professor
tommy.garling@psy.gu.se

Postal Address: Box 640, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 41124 Göteborg


Department of Economics (More Information)
Box 640
40530 Göteborg
www.economics.handels.gu.se
nek@handels.gu.se

Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 40530 Göteborg

About Tommy Gärling

Biography

Ph.D. Psychology, Stockholm University 1973

Assistant Professor of Applied Psychology, Associate Professor of Psychology, Umeå University.

Associate Professor of Psychology and Planning (The Swedish Council for Research in the Humanities and Social Sciences) and Director, Transportation Research Unit, Umeå University.

Professor of Psychology, University of Gothenburg (Göteborg) 1992-2008

Emeritus Professor of Psychology, University of Gothenburg (Göteborg)  2009 - present

Teaching

Judgment and Decision Making

Economic Psychology

Research interests

Behavioral Decision Making. Basic research on how people individually or in groups predict and evaluate different courses of future actions, integrate such judgments, and make choices.

Environmental Psychology. Basic and applied research on how people individually or in groups react psychologically to features of the physical environment and how their behavior affects the physical
environment.

Economic Psychology. Basic and applied research on how money is perceived and choices made between consumption and saving

Transportation. Applied research on factors affecting households' satisfaction or dissatisfaction with the transportation system and the travel choices they make.

Current research

Psychological factors influencing price movments in stock markets

Young adults' credit use   

Subjective well-being and daily travel

Selected publications

Ben-Akiva, M., McFadden, D., Gärling, T., Gopinath, D., Walker, J., Bolduc, D., Börsch-Supan, D., Delquié, P., Larichev, O., Morikawa, T., Polydoropoulou, A., & Rao, V. (1999). Extended framework for modeling choice behavior. Marketing Letters, 10(3), 187-203.

Gärling, T., Backenroth-Ohsako, & Ekehammar, B. (Eds.) (2005). Diplomacy and psychology: Prevention of armed conflicts after the cold war. Singapore: Marshall Cavendish.

Gärling, T., & Thøgersen, J. (2007). Effects of the euro changeover on consumer behaviour: Introduction to the special issue. Journal of Consumer Policy, 30, 303-311.

Gärling, T., Kirchler, E., Lewis, A., & van Raaij, F. (2009). Psychology, financial decision making, and financial crises. Psychological Science in the Public Interest, 10(1), 1-47.

Gärling, T., Ettema, D., & Friman, M. (Eds.) (2014). Handbook of sustainable travel. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer Science.

Latest publications

Season and Weather Effects on Travel-Related Mood and Travel Satisfaction
Dick Ettema, Margareta Friman, Lars E. Ohlsson, Tommy Gärling
Frontiers in Psychology: Environmental Psychology, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Moving towards sustainable consumption: A psychological perspective on improvement of public transport
Margareta Friman, Tommy Gärling
Routledge international handbook of consumer psychology / edited by Cathrine V. Jansson-Boyd, Magdalena J. Zawisza , London, Routledge, Chapter in book 2017
Chapter in book

Current Mood Versus Recalled Impacts of Current Moods After Exposures to Sequences of Uncertain Monetary Outcomes
Lars E. Olsson, Tommy Gärling, Dick Ettema, Michael Ståhl
Frontiers in Psychology: Cognition, Journal article 2017
Journal article

From Desire to Despair: Scarcity Mindset and Young Adults’ Borrowing to Purchases of Consumer Products
Tommy Gärling, Patrik Michaelsen
SABE/IAREP Conference: Behavioural Insights in Research and Policy Making. Wageningen: 8-10 July 2016, Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

Buy and Sell Preferences in Financial Markets: Laboratory Experiments Investigating Influences of Anticipatory and Anticipated Emotions
Tommy Gärling, Amelie Gamble, Vian Klass, Darren Duxbury
Research in Behavioral Finance Conference (RBFC). Amsterdam, The Netherlands: 15-16 September 2016, Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

Equity, Equal Shares or Equal Final Outcomes? Group Goal Guides Allocations of Public Goods
Ali Kazemi, Daniel Eek, Tommy Gärling
Frontiers in Psychology: Social Psychology and Personality , Journal article 2016
Journal article

Travel mode use, travel mode shift and subjective well-being: Overview of theories, empirical findings and policy implications
Dick Ettema, Margareta Friman, Tommy Gärling
Wang D. & He S. (eds.). Mobility, sociability and wellbeing of urban living, Berlin, Springer, Chapter in book 2016
Chapter in book

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2017

Season and Weather Effects on Travel-Related Mood and Travel Satisfaction
Dick Ettema, Margareta Friman, Lars E. Ohlsson, Tommy Gärling
Frontiers in Psychology: Environmental Psychology, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Moving towards sustainable consumption: A psychological perspective on improvement of public transport
Margareta Friman, Tommy Gärling
Routledge international handbook of consumer psychology / edited by Cathrine V. Jansson-Boyd, Magdalena J. Zawisza , London, Routledge, Chapter in book 2017
Chapter in book

Current Mood Versus Recalled Impacts of Current Moods After Exposures to Sequences of Uncertain Monetary Outcomes
Lars E. Olsson, Tommy Gärling, Dick Ettema, Michael Ståhl
Frontiers in Psychology: Cognition, Journal article 2017
Journal article

2016

From Desire to Despair: Scarcity Mindset and Young Adults’ Borrowing to Purchases of Consumer Products
Tommy Gärling, Patrik Michaelsen
SABE/IAREP Conference: Behavioural Insights in Research and Policy Making. Wageningen: 8-10 July 2016, Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

Buy and Sell Preferences in Financial Markets: Laboratory Experiments Investigating Influences of Anticipatory and Anticipated Emotions
Tommy Gärling, Amelie Gamble, Vian Klass, Darren Duxbury
Research in Behavioral Finance Conference (RBFC). Amsterdam, The Netherlands: 15-16 September 2016, Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

Equity, Equal Shares or Equal Final Outcomes? Group Goal Guides Allocations of Public Goods
Ali Kazemi, Daniel Eek, Tommy Gärling
Frontiers in Psychology: Social Psychology and Personality , Journal article 2016
Journal article

Travel mode use, travel mode shift and subjective well-being: Overview of theories, empirical findings and policy implications
Dick Ettema, Margareta Friman, Tommy Gärling
Wang D. & He S. (eds.). Mobility, sociability and wellbeing of urban living, Berlin, Springer, Chapter in book 2016
Chapter in book

Showing 1 - 10 of 226

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