Decision Neuroscience

PSY 258

How new research in neuroscience, cognitive psychology, and behavioral economics shapes our understanding of decision making. Topics include functional organization of key brain systems, approaches to measuring and interpreting neuroscience data, methods for measuring decision-making behavior, economic and cognitive modeling, and impact of neuroscience on real-world decision-making. Emerging topics will include applications in policy, marketing, and finance. Prior coursework in neuroscience or decision sciences is strongly recommended.
Curriculum Codes
  • STS
  • NS
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • NEUROSCI 258
Typically Offered