Wendy Suzuki Department Neural Science and Psychology New York University   Good anxiety: Harnessing fear to feel better, think better, and do better   Each year the CNS Public Talk Series highlights an issue or theme. The 2021-2022 theme is Wellbeing and the Brain. Lectures run 4:30-5:30 followed by discussion and a reception. Our lectures are free to […]

Matt Lasmanis Chief Technology and Innovations Officer Sage Therapeutics   Title forthcoming   Everyone is welcome to attend and can register here:   NoBeC (Norms and Behavioral Change) Talks showcase interdisciplinary early career and senior researchers working on norms and behavioral change around the world. Organized by the Penn Center for Social Norms and Behavioral […]

SCEW Seminar: Yoav Ram

November 8, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Yoav Ram Mathematical Ecology and Evolution School of Zoology Tel Aviv University   via Zoom:   Non-vertical cultural transmission and the evolution of cooperation   We use a cultural-evolutionary model to find conditions for the evolution of cooperation under vertical, oblique, and horizontal cultural transmission. These conditions, which have interesting parallels with Hamilton’s rule, […]