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ד"ר יניב שני

הפקולטה לניהול ע"ש קולר סגל אקדמי בכיר
ד"ר יניב שני
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מידע כללי

עוסק בחקר תהליכי קבלת החלטות. ספציפית, מחקריו נוגעים בקשר בין רגשות והתנהגות. בוחן כיצד רגשות נצפים ונחווים (לדוגמא, חרטה) משפיעים על בחירות אותן מבצעים אנשים (צרכנים) בניסיון לווסת את עוצמת הרגשות וכיצד בחירות אלה משפיעות (לטוב ולרע) על החלטות כלכליות יומיומיות. 

2008- 2005 דוקטורט 
2009 -INSEAD  (סינגפור).
2010 - הצטרף לסגל הפקולטה כחוקר בתחום השיווק בפקולטה בניהול.

תחומי מחקר

  • Applied Social Psychology
  • Attitudes and Belief
  • Emotion, Affect
  • Judgment and Decision Making 
  • Consumers behavior


Shani, Y. (2007). Searching for Negative Information. The pains of “Suspecting the Worst” Versus the Comforts of “Knowing the Worst”. Tilburg Publishers, pp. 118, 2007

Shani, Y., Tykocinski, O., & Zeelenberg, M. (2008). When Ignorance is Not Bliss: How Distressing Uncertainty Drives the Search of Negative Information. Journal of Economic Psychology, 29, 643-653.

Shani, Y., & Zeelenberg, M. (2007). When and Why do We Want to Know? How Experienced Regret Promotes Post-Decision Information Search. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 20, 207-222. (lead article)

Shani, Y., Igou, E., & Zeelenberg, M. (2009). Different perspectives on unpleasant truths: How construal levels influence information search. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 110, 36-44.

Shavit, T., Giorgetta, C., Shani, Y., & Ferlazzo, F. (2010). Using an eye tracker to examine behavioral biases in investment tasks: An experimental study. Journal of Behavioral Finance, 11, 185-194.

Shani, Y., Cepicka, M.C., & Shashar, N. (2011). Keeping up with the Joneses: Dolphins’ search knowledge for knowledge’s sake. Journal of Economic Psychology, 32, 418 – 424.

Shani, Y., van de Ven, N. & Zeelenberg, M. (2012). Delaying information search. Judgment and Decision Making, 7, 750-760.

Shani, Y., & Zeelenberg, M. (2012). Post-decisional information search: The pains of suspecting the worst versus the comforts of knowing the worst. Social Influence, 7, 193 - 210.

Shavit, T., Rosenboim, M. & Shani, Y. (2013) What is more important, The outcome or the probability? Applied Economics Letters, 20, 127 - 130.

Shavit, T., Rosenboim, M., & Shani, Y. (2014) Time preference and optimism bias before and after a risky activity: A field experiment, Journal of Economic Psychology, 43, 30-36.

Breugelmans, S. M., Zeelenberg, M., Gilovich, T., Huang, W. H., & Shani, Y. (2014) Generality and cultural variation in the experience of regret Emotion, 6, 1037 - 1048.

Shani, Y., Danziger, S., Zeelenberg, M. (2015) Choosing between options associated with past and future regret. (2015). Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 126, 107-114.


Barkan, R., Danziger S., & Shani, Y. (2016) Do as I say not as I do. Choice-advice differences in decisions to learn information. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 125, 55-67


Shani, Y. (2017) When Sharing Is Not Caring: Does uncertainty about bill payment method lead diners to consume more and spend more money? Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 30, 453-461..


Danziger, S., Disatnik, D., & Shani, Y. (2017) Remembering Friends as Not So Friendly in Competitive and Bargaining Social Interactions, Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 30, 987– 998.


Shani, Y., Appel, G., Danziger, S., & Shachar, R. (2020) Accidentally on purpose: How Consumers manage to detach from owned products. Management Science, 66 (12), 5757-5782


Vainapel, S., Shani, Y., & Shalvi, S. Motivated Interpretations of Deceptive Information. Forthcoming at Brain Sciences.

Zickfeld, et al. Tears Trigger the Intention to Offer Social Support: A Systematic Investigation of the Interpersonal Effects of Emotional Crying Across 41 Countries. Forthcoming at Journal of Experimental Social Psychology.




Shani, Y., Danziger, S., Zeelenberg, M., & Disatnik, D. The Dark Side of Giving Monetary Gifts (Being Revised for an invited revision – 3rd round)Journal of Consumer Research


Shani, Y., Danziger, S., Zeelenberg, M., & Disatnik, D. Mixing Friendship with Money: Guests’ Monetary Gifts and Consumption at Social Events.


Amir, O., Dawson, M., & Shani, Y. Motivating Discounts: Price-Motivated Reasoning



Select Work in Progress

Shani, Y., & Morvinski, C. Micro Loans (Final preparation before submission).


Zultan, R., Weisel, O., & Shani Y. Acting Wastefully in order to avoid Feeling Wasteful (In preparation).


Bloch, Z., Shani, Y., Tykocinski, O., & Ganzach, Y. Strategic optimism.



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