How evolutionary and economic forces interact to shape human attitudes and behaviours
My project focuses on understanding how mating strategies and mating market dynamics influence people’s attitudes and behaviours. I am particularly interested in examining individual differences in socio-political beliefs and understanding the factors that may push some people to be more socially conservative than others.
Primary Supervisor: Professor Rob Brooks
Bryant, G. A., Fessler, D. M., Fusaroli, R., Clint, E., … & Luberti, F.R. (2016). Detecting affiliation in colaughter across 24 societies. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113(17), 4682-4687.