Laurie Santos:
Laurie Santos: Uma economia dos macacos tão irracional como a nossa

TEDGlobal 2010 · 19:45 · Filmed Jul 2010
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Laurie Santos investiga as raízes da irracionalidade humana observando a forma como os nossos parentes primatas tomam decisões. Uma série de experiências inteligentes em "macaconomia" mostra que algumas das escolhas tolas que fazemos, são também feitas pelos macacos.

Cognitive psychologist
Laurie Santos studies primate psychology and monkeynomics — testing problems in human psychology on primates, who (not so surprisingly) have many of the same predictable irrationalities we do. Full bio
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