Welcome to the lab Afreen! Afreen is a Research Master's student at the Behavioural Science Institute at Radboud University. She will conduct her thesis research in the lab, with her study examining the degree to which different wealth levels lead to changes in generosity and distributive preferences. Enjoy your time and good luck with your research!
Alan was an invited panelist at the Breakthrough Dialogue, held every year in beautiful Sausalito, CA. this workshop is focussed on environmental issues and solutions, and Alan was speaking on a panel discussing our ability (or inability) to engage in longterm planning.
Alan was invited to an interdisciplinary workshop on social norms at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA. The attendees came from many different disciplines and engaged in a stimulating discussions of the formation of, use, and mechanisms underlying norm behavior.
Alan was part of an interesting symposium on the neural mechanisms of social decision-making at the annual German Neuroscience Society in Goettingen. The audience heard about prosocial behavior in rats, monkeys, and humans!