Why We Are Indifferent to Boko Haram, Interview on WBEZ radio program Morning Shift, November 19, 2015 [Interview begins at minute 17]
What Holds Us Back From Being Prepared For A Disaster? Interview on OPB’s Think Out Loud on the psychology of disaster preparedness, Oct. 14, 2015
The Science of Risk Perception, Interview on Trend Following Radio, Oct. 1, 2015
Would you help this child? Interview published in the Canadian French-language news magazine L’actualité, Sept. 8, 2015
UO’s Slovic elected into American Academy of Arts and Sciences, April 22, 2015
Government Decision-Making in Times of Genocide and Mass Atrocities: On April 9th and 10th in 2015, Decision Research sponsored a two-day workshop on genocide prevention, featuring a keynote speech by Ambassador Princeton Lyman and and an open panel discussion titled “Preventing Mass Atrocities and Genocide: Strategies for the Future.”
Why Charlie Hebdo Gets More Attention Than Boko Haram, January 15, 2015
Why Your Brain Wants To Help One Child In Need — But Not Millions, November 5th, 2014. Listen to the story here.
What Ebola Reveals About Fear, November 5, 2014. Today Online article mentions Dr. Slovic and his work on risk perception.
News Source 16 KMTR Eugene – Video Interview discussing public fear and perceived risk of Ebola, October 29, 2014
Paul Slovic’s article in The Washington Post, October 27, 2014, Yes, our Ebola freakout is irrational. But there’s still a good reason to have the jitters.
Ebola is deadly—and in the U.S.—but odds are good something else will kill you, October 5, 2014. Interview with Paul Slovic in The Oregonian.
Dr. Slovic was interviewed for an October 14, 2014 Benedict Carey New York Times article, “Experts Offer Steps for Avoiding Public Hysteria, a Different Contagious Threat.
The Dread Factor: Why Ebola and ‘Contagion Scare Us So Much, August 22, 2014. Paul Slovic is interviewed on NPR’s morning edition on Ebola risk perception.
Michael Greenberg and Karen Lowrie published a Biographical Profile of Paul Slovic in the January 2014 issue of Risk Analysis
How do we perceive risk?: Paul Slovic’s landmark analysis. Essay by Sara Gorman on the impact of Paul Slovic’s 1987 article “Perception of Risk.” The Pump Handle. January 13, 2013.