Conversations on Law in Action: Psychological insights for better laws and public policies

Monday, April 8, 2024 - 12:00

Universidade Católica Portuguesa

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On 8 April at 12:00, Católica Global School of Law (CGSL) and the Católica Research Centre for the Future of Law will host another edition of the 'Conversations on Law in Action' series, held at Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Lisbon.

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How does law change behaviour? What do we know about behaviour change? How to design more effective public policies? Psychological insights can give us important knowledge and tools to make better laws and better policies. We are going to discuss this link, understand how psychology can help us shape behavioural change, the most important theories and discuss some applied examples, good practices and recommendations for action.

The featured guest for this edition is Francisco Miranda Rodrigues, a specialist psychologist, consultant in organizational development and behaviour, culture, leadership, personal and team effectiveness. He has top management experience, in general, and specifically in the domain of human resources, quality, environment, and health and safety at work. He is a member of the National Educational Council and the author of "Como Gerir Pessoas" ("How to Manage People"), published in 2023 by Editorial Presença. Since 2017, he has been serving as President of the Professional Order of Portuguese Psychologists.

The entrance to the event is free, but registration is required through the ONLINE FORM