Happy to help: Neural mechanisms of vicarious gaining in adolescence

Jochem Spaans

Research output: Types of ThesisDoctoral ThesisInternal

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This dissertation is about 'vicarious reward experiences', the experience of feeling good when you help someone else. I have studied to what extent these experiences occur in adolescents when they earn money for a charity, and look at the brain processes that are involved.
Original languageEnglish
Awarding Institution
  • Erasmus University Rotterdam
  • Zanolie, K (Kiki), Supervisor
  • Achterberg, Michelle, Supervisor
  • Peters, Sabine, Co-supervisor
Award date24 Jun 2022
Place of PublicationRotterdam
Print ISBNs978-94-6421-772-8
Publication statusPublished - 24 Sept 2022


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