Associate Professor of Psychology, Philosophy, and Neuroscience
Georgia State University
What She Studies
The mechanisms underlying cooperation, reciprocity, inequity, and other economic decisions in nonhuman primates from an evolutionary perspective.
recent articles on Origins & Evolution
in the news
Watch how monkeys respond to income inequality.
— Co.Exist, Fast Company
Sarah Brosnan and Frans de Waal propose that the motivation to seek equal rewards, despite disadvantaging oneself, is to prevent dissatisfaction of the cooperative partner and avoid any negative outcomes that may follow.
— The Conversation
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Atlanta, GA 30303-3083
- Language Research Center, Georgia State University
- Keeling Center for Comparative Medicine and Research
- Living Links Center of the Yerkes National Primate Research Center
- Gruter Institute for Law and Behavioral Research
- FIRST Fellowship Program of Emory University
- American Society of Primatologists
- Animal Behavior Society
- International Primatological Society