ALAN SANFEY

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Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neuroeconomics: cross-currents in research on decision-making
    Alan G Sanfey
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 10:108-16. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Models and methods in delay discounting
    Aaron D Tesch
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, 1503 E University Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1128:90-4. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Multiple systems in decision making
    Alan G Sanfey
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, 1503 E University Boulevard, Tucson AZ 85721, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1128:53-62. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Neural computations of decision utility
    Alan G Sanfey
    Psychology Department, 1503 E University Blvd, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 8:519-21. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Social decision-making: insights from game theory and neuroscience
    Alan G Sanfey
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, 1503 East University Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Science 318:598-602. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Incidental sadness biases social economic decisions in the Ultimatum Game
    Katia M Harlé
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Emotion 7:876-81. 2007
  7. pmc The impact of depression on social economic decision making
    Katia M Harlé
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:440-6. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Emotion, decision-making and the brain
    Luke J Chang
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 20:31-53. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Independent coding of reward magnitude and valence in the human brain
    Nick Yeung
    Center for the Study of Brain, Mind, and Behavior, Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA
    J Neurosci 24:6258-64. 2004
  10. pmc Instructional control of reinforcement learning: a behavioral and neurocomputational investigation
    Bradley B Doll
    Department of Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences, Department of Psychology, Brown University, USA
    Brain Res 1299:74-94. 2009

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Neuroeconomics: cross-currents in research on decision-making
    Alan G Sanfey
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 10:108-16. 2006
    ..The integration of these disparate theoretical approaches and methodologies offers exciting potential for the construction of more accurate models of decision-making...
  2. doi request reprint Models and methods in delay discounting
    Aaron D Tesch
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, 1503 E University Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1128:90-4. 2008
    ..This chapter describes some of the difficulties in creating a single DD model and suggests some experiments that would help integrate different paradigms to create a clearer picture of DD...
  3. doi request reprint Multiple systems in decision making
    Alan G Sanfey
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, 1503 E University Boulevard, Tucson AZ 85721, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1128:53-62. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint Neural computations of decision utility
    Alan G Sanfey
    Psychology Department, 1503 E University Blvd, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 8:519-21. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Social decision-making: insights from game theory and neuroscience
    Alan G Sanfey
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, 1503 East University Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Science 318:598-602. 2007
    ..These findings provide a fruitful starting point for improved models of social decision-making, informed by the formal mathematical approach of economics and constrained by known neural mechanisms...
  6. ncbi request reprint Incidental sadness biases social economic decisions in the Ultimatum Game
    Katia M Harlé
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Emotion 7:876-81. 2007
    ..These results demonstrate that even subtle incidental moods can play an important role in biasing decision making. Implications of these results in regards to the emotion, cognitive neuroscience, and clinical literatures are discussed...
  7. pmc The impact of depression on social economic decision making
    Katia M Harlé
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:440-6. 2010
    ..This suggests distinct biasing processes in depression, which may be related to higher reliance on regulating negative emotion...
  8. ncbi request reprint Emotion, decision-making and the brain
    Luke J Chang
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 20:31-53. 2008
    ..This chapter will discuss a theoretical framework for understanding the role of emotion in decision-making and evidence supporting the underlying neural substrates...
  9. ncbi request reprint Independent coding of reward magnitude and valence in the human brain
    Nick Yeung
    Center for the Study of Brain, Mind, and Behavior, Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA
    J Neurosci 24:6258-64. 2004
    ....
  10. pmc Instructional control of reinforcement learning: a behavioral and neurocomputational investigation
    Bradley B Doll
    Department of Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences, Department of Psychology, Brown University, USA
    Brain Res 1299:74-94. 2009
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  11. ncbi request reprint Interevent relationships and judgment under uncertainty: structure determines strategy
    Alan G Sanfey
    Psychology Department, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA
    Mem Cognit 30:921-33. 2002
    ..More specifically, as the relational complexity of the event structure increased and more inferences were required to make predictions, the tendency to rely on absolute, as opposed to relative, frequencies also increased...
  12. doi request reprint Seeing is believing: trustworthiness as a dynamic belief
    Luke J Chang
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, 1503 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85721, United States
    Cogn Psychol 61:87-105. 2010
    ..This study provides a novel quantitative framework to conceptualize the notion of trustworthiness...
  13. pmc Is knowing always feeling?
    Alan G Sanfey
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tuscon, AZ 85721, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:16709-10. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint The neural basis of economic decision-making in the Ultimatum Game
    Alan G Sanfey
    Center for the Study of Brain, Mind and Behavior, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Science 300:1755-8. 2003
    ..Further, significantly heightened activity in anterior insula for rejected unfair offers suggests an important role for emotions in decision-making...
  15. ncbi request reprint The neural correlates of theory of mind within interpersonal interactions
    James K Rilling
    Center for the Study of Brain, Mind and Behavior, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Neuroimage 22:1694-703. 2004
    ..Although computer partners elicited activation in some of the same areas activated by human partners, most of these activations were stronger for human partners...
  16. ncbi request reprint Opposing BOLD responses to reciprocated and unreciprocated altruism in putative reward pathways
    James K Rilling
    Center for the Study of Brain, Mind and Behavior, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Neuroreport 15:2539-43. 2004
    ..Our results are consistent with the hypothesis that mesencephalic dopamine projection sites carry information about errors in reward prediction that allow us to learn who can and cannot be trusted to reciprocate favors...
  17. doi request reprint Functional imaging of decision conflict
    Jean Baptiste Pochon
    INSERM Avenir IFR70 and U610, Hopital Pitie Salpetriere, F 75103 Paris, France
    J Neurosci 28:3468-73. 2008
    ..Furthermore, we show that it does so for a complex decision task, one that requires the integration of beliefs and preferences and not just perceptual judgments...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of tryptophan depletion on the performance of an iterated Prisoner's Dilemma game in healthy adults
    Richard M Wood
    University Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Neuropsychopharmacology 31:1075-84. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation over the right dorsolateral prefrontal cortex affects strategic decision-making
    Mascha van 't Wout
    Department of Psychonomics, Helmholtz Research Institute, University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neuroreport 16:1849-52. 2005
    ..We conclude that the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex is causally implicated in strategic decision-making in healthy human study participants...
  20. ncbi request reprint Phineas gauged: decision-making and the human prefrontal cortex
    Alan G Sanfey
    Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA
    Neuropsychologia 41:1218-29. 2003
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  21. ncbi request reprint Affective state and decision-making in the Ultimatum Game
    Mascha van 't Wout
    Department of Psychonomics, Helmholtz Institute, Utrecht University, Heidelberglaan 2, 3584 CS, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Exp Brain Res 169:564-8. 2006
    ..This provides direct support for economic models that acknowledge the role of emotional brain systems in everyday decision-making...

Research Grants3