Chimpanzees successfully play the Ultimatum Game: Apes' sense of fairness confirmed

Chimpanzees successfully play the Ultimatum Game: Apes' sense of fairness confirmed

One of the most interesting experiments in economics is known as the ultimatum game. It deftly gets at a fundamental truth of human nature…

One of the most interesting experiments in economics is known as the ultimatum game. It deftly gets at a fundamental truth of human nature…

Ultimatum Game Two players bargain (anonymously) to divide a fixed amount between them. P1 (proposer) offers a division of the “pie” P2 (responder) decides.

Ultimatum Game Two players bargain (anonymously) to divide a fixed amount between them. P1 (proposer) offers a division of the “pie” P2 (responder) decides.

The ultimatum game is the ultimate test of fairness, and chimpanzees passed the test by going for the fair options.

The ultimatum game is the ultimate test of fairness, and chimpanzees passed the test by going for the fair options.

Rajoy, la investidura y el dilema del 'Ultimatum game'

Rajoy, la investidura y el dilema del 'Ultimatum game'

Game Theory 101: The Complete Textbook - Kindle edition by William Spaniel. Professional & Technical Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com.

Game Theory 101: The Complete Textbook - Kindle edition by William Spaniel. Professional & Technical Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com.

We Aren’t the World: Joe Henrich and his colleagues are shaking the foundations of psychology and economics—and hoping to change the way social scientists think about human behavior and culture.

We Aren’t the World: Joe Henrich and his colleagues are shaking the foundations of psychology and economics—and hoping to change the way social scientists think about human behavior and culture.

Note to self : Because we all have choices, and if you let other people define your character, you really can't blame them for yourself not being strong enough.

Note to self : Because we all have choices, and if you let other people define your character, you really can't blame them for yourself not being strong enough.

We Aren’t the World  By Ethan Watters • February 25, 2013 • 4:00 AM  (Illustration: Mark McGinnis) Share on facebook Share on twitter S...

We Aren’t the World By Ethan Watters • February 25, 2013 • 4:00 AM (Illustration: Mark McGinnis) Share on facebook Share on twitter S...

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