Neuroeconomics Seminar

(formerly: Foundations of Human Social Behavior)

Autumn 2010

Date Presenter Topic Host
23.09.2010 Holger Herz
University of Zurich
The value of authority -
30.09.2010 Chris Burke
University of Zurich
Neural mechanisms of observational learning -
14.10.2010 Ulrike Toepel
University Hospital and University of Lausanne
Spatio-temporal brain dynamics in food viewing (and how they are shaped by weight and gender) Philippe Tobler
21.10.2010 Charles Efferson
University of Zurich
Testing evolutionary theories of human social behavior -
28.10.2010 Tobias Kalenscher
University of Amsterdam
The neural representation of (un)economic value Philippe Tobler
04.11.2010 Benedetto de Martino
University College London (UCL)
The neurobiology of loss aversion Christian Ruff
11.11.2010 Mark E. Walton
University of Oxford
Is it really worth it? Cost-benefit analyses within fronto-striatal-monoaminergic circuits Christian Ruff
18.11.2010 Christoph Mathys
ETH and University of Zurich
Individual Bayesian learning under uncertainty -
25.11.2010 Christian Ruff
University of Zurich
The role of rewards and dopamine for sensory decision making and learning -
02.12.2010 CANCELLED! Mathias Pessiglione
Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, Hôpital Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris
Why don't you try harder? Looking for motivation in the human brain Philippe Tobler
09.12.2010 Nikolaus Weiskopf
Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London
Advanced MRI for anatomical and functional brain imaging Klaas Enno Stephan
16.12.2010 Ben Seymour
Institute of Neurology, London
Models of pain and implications for behavioural health economics Klaas Enno Stephan