Behavior: Knowing When to Walk Away, Knowing When to Run.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

A new model has been proposed indicating that humans and other animals weigh the metabolic cost of pursuit in deciding how fast to move toward a given reward, providing a powerful framework for understanding behavior.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Pontzer, H

Published Date

  • August 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 26 / 15

Start / End Page

  • R717 - R718

PubMed ID

  • 27505245

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1879-0445

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0960-9822

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.cub.2016.06.048


  • eng