Risk—Low versus High Uncertainty Avoidance
Lecture no. 5 from the course: Customs of the World: Using Cultural Intelligence to Adapt, Wherever You Are
Taught by Professor David Livermore | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses
Your tolerance for risk and the degree to which you believe people should develop contingency plans is not only a reflection of your personality, it’s also a product of your cultural background. Compare behavior between high and low uncertainty-avoidant cultures, and conclude with tips for interacting with people from both.