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Dr. J.B. (Jan) Engelmann

Faculty of Economics and Business
Section Microeconomics

Visiting address
  • Roetersstraat 11
Postal address
  • Postbus 15867
    1001 NJ Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Publications


    • Eriksson (2021). Perceptions of the appropriate response to norm violation in 57 societies (vol 12, 1481, 2021). Nature Communications, 12(1).
    • Farolfi, F., Engelmann, J. B., & Chang, L. (2021). Trust and Emotions. In F. Krueger (Ed.), The Neurobiology of Trust (pp. 1-32). Cambridge University Press.
    • Ting, C-C., Palminteri, S., Lebreton, M., & Engelmann, J. B. (2021). The elusive effects of incidental anxiety on reinforcement-learning. Journal of Experimental Psychology Learning Memory and Cognition.
    • Van Doesum, N. J., Murphy, R. O., Gallucci, M., Aharonov-Majar, E., Athenstaedt, U., Au, W. T., Bai, L., Böhm, R., Bovina, I., Buchan, N. R., Chen, X-P., Dumont, K. B., Engelmann, J. B., Eriksson, K., Euh, H., Fiedler, S., Friesen, J., Gächter, S., Garcia, C., ... Van Lange, P. A. M. (2021). Social mindfulness and prosociality vary across the globe. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 118(35), [e2023846118]. [details]




    • Engelmann, J. B., & Hare, T. A. (2018). Emotions can bias decision-making processes by promoting specific behavioral tendencies. In A. S. Fox, R. C. Lapate, A. J. Shackman, & R. J. Davidson (Eds.), The Nature of Emotion: Fundamental Questions (2 ed., pp. 355-358). (Series in Affective Science). New York, NY: Oxford University Press. [details]
    • Hein, G., Engelmann, J. B., & Tobler, P. N. (2018). Pain relief provided by an outgroup member enhances analgesia. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences, 285(1887), [20180501]. [details]





    • Chumbley, J., Krajbich, I., Engelmann, J. B., & Fehr, E. (2014). Endogenous cortisol predicts lower loss aversion in young men. Psychological Science, 25(11), 2102-2105.
    • Gradin, V., Perez, A., McFarlone, I. C., Waiter, G., Engelmann, J. B., Dritschel, B., ... Steele, J. D. (2014). Depression alters dorsal caudate responses to fairness in the ultimatum game. Psychological Medicine, 45(6), 1241-1251.


    • Capra, C. M., Jiang, B., Engelmann, J. B., & Berns, G. S. (2013). Can Personality Type Explain Heterogeneity in Probability Distortions? Journal of Neuroscience, Psychology, and Economics, 6(3), 151-166.
    • Engelmann, J. B., & Hein, G. (2013). Contextual and social influences on valuation and choice. In V. S. C. Pammi, & N. Srinivasan (Eds.), Decision Making: Neural and Behavioural Approaches (pp. 215-237). (Progress in Brain Research; Vol. 202). Elsevier.
    • Engelmann, J., & Pogosyan, M. (2013). Emotion perception across cultures: the role of cognitive mechanisms. Frontiers in Psychology, 4.
    • Engelmann, J., Vaughan, C., Paulus, M. P., & Dunlop, B. W. (2013). Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Increases Sensitivity to Long Term Losses among Patients with Major Depressive Disorder. PLoS ONE, 8(10).


    • Engelmann, J. B., Moore, S., Capra, M., & Berns, G. (2012). Differential neurobiological effects of expert advice on risky choice in adolescents and adults. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 7(5).


    • Pogosyan, M., & Engelmann, J. B. (2011). Cultural differences in affect intensity perception in the context of advertising. Frontiers in Psychology, 2, [313].


    • Brook, A. M., Pammi, CV., Noussair, C., Engelmann, J. B., & Berns, G. (2010). From Bad to Worse: Striatal Coding of the Relative Value of Painful Decisions. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 4, [176].
    • Pessoa, L., & Engelmann, J. B. (2010). Embedding reward signals into perception and cognition. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 4.


    • Engelmann, J. B., & Tamir, D. (2009). Individual differences in risk preference predict neural responses during financial decision-making. Brain Research, 1290, 28.
    • Engelmann, J. B., Capra, C. M., Noussair, C., & Berns, G. S. (2009). Expert Financial Advice Neurobiologically “Offloads” Financial Decision-Making under Risk. PLoS ONE, 4(3), [e4957].
    • Engelmann, J. B., Damaraju, E., Padmala, S., & Pessoa, L. (2009). Combined effects of attention and motivation on visual task performance: transient and sustained motivational effects. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 3, [4].



    • Engelmann, J. B., De Dreu, C. K. W., Schmid, B., & Fehr, E. (2020). Reply to Schild et al.: Antisocial personality moderates the causal influence of costly punishment on trust and trustworthiness. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 117(18), 9690-9691. [details]


    • Ting, C., Palminteri, S., Engelmann, J. B., & Lebreton, M. P. (2020). Robust effect of outcome valence on reaction time and confidence judgment in human reinforcement. Poster session presented at NeuroPsychoEconomics Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands.


    • Ting, C., Palminteri, S., Lebreton, M. P., & Engelmann, J. B. (2019). The elusive effects of anxiety on reinforcement-learning. Poster session presented at Society for Neuroeconomics , Dublin, Ireland.


    • Ting, C-C. (2021). Learning in affective contexts: The impact of incidental anxiety and outcome valence on decision-making and confidence. [details]


    • Farolfi, F., Engelmann, J. B., & Chang, L. (2021). Dispositional Affect to Betrayal and Trust.
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  • Ancillary activities
    • Radboud Universiteit
      Research Consulting