Dr Shakti Lamba
Royal Society University Research Fellow and Senior Lecturer in Human Behavioural Ecology

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Publications by category


Journal articles

Lamba S (2016). The empirical evidence that does not support, cultural group selection models for the evolution of human cooperation. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 39 Abstract. DOI.
Lamba S, Nityananda V (2014). Self-deceived individuals are better at deceiving others. PLoS One, 9(8). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lamba S (2014). Social learning in cooperative dilemmas. Proceedings. Biological sciences / the Royal Society, 281(1787). Abstract. DOI.
Lamba S (2014). Social learning in cooperative dilemmas. Proc Biol Sci, 281(1787). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Raihani NJ, Mace R, Lamba S (2013). The effect of $1, $5 and $10 stakes in an online dictator game. PLoS One, 8(8). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lamba S, Mace R (2013). The evolution of fairness: explaining variation in bargaining behaviour. Proc Biol Sci, 280(1750). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lamba S, Mace R (2012). Reply to Henrich et al.: Behavioral variation needs to be quantified at multiple levels. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109(2). DOI.
Lamba S, Mace R (2011). Demography and ecology drive variation in cooperation across human populations. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 108(35), 14426-14430. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lamba S, Mace R (2010). People recognise when they are really anonymous in an economic game. Evolution and Human Behavior, 31(4), 271-278. Abstract. DOI.
Lamba S, Chandrasekhar K, Gadagkar R (2008). Signaling hunger through aggression--the regulation of foraging in a primitively eusocial wasp. Naturwissenschaften, 95(7), 677-680. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lamba S, Kazi YC, Deshpande S, Natesh M, Bhadra A, Gadagkar R (2007). A possible novel function of dominance behaviour in queen-less colonies of the primitively eusocial wasp Ropalidia marginata. Behav Processes, 74(3), 351-356. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

Chapters

Lamba S (2014). A comparison of the economic literature on microfinance and the evolutionary literature on cooperation. In Gibson MA, Lawson DW (Eds.) Applied Evolutionary Anthropology: Darwinian Perspectives on Contemporary World Issues, New York: Springer, 39-57. DOI.

Publications by year



2016

Lamba S (2016). The empirical evidence that does not support, cultural group selection models for the evolution of human cooperation. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 39 Abstract. DOI.

2014

Lamba S (2014). A comparison of the economic literature on microfinance and the evolutionary literature on cooperation. In Gibson MA, Lawson DW (Eds.) Applied Evolutionary Anthropology: Darwinian Perspectives on Contemporary World Issues, New York: Springer, 39-57. DOI.
Lamba S, Nityananda V (2014). Self-deceived individuals are better at deceiving others. PLoS One, 9(8). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lamba S (2014). Social learning in cooperative dilemmas. Proceedings. Biological sciences / the Royal Society, 281(1787). Abstract. DOI.
Lamba S (2014). Social learning in cooperative dilemmas. Proc Biol Sci, 281(1787). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2013

Raihani NJ, Mace R, Lamba S (2013). The effect of $1, $5 and $10 stakes in an online dictator game. PLoS One, 8(8). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lamba S, Mace R (2013). The evolution of fairness: explaining variation in bargaining behaviour. Proc Biol Sci, 280(1750). Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2012

Lamba S, Mace R (2012). Reply to Henrich et al.: Behavioral variation needs to be quantified at multiple levels. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109(2). DOI.

2011

Lamba S, Mace R (2011). Demography and ecology drive variation in cooperation across human populations. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 108(35), 14426-14430. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2010

Lamba S, Mace R (2010). People recognise when they are really anonymous in an economic game. Evolution and Human Behavior, 31(4), 271-278. Abstract. DOI.

2008

Lamba S, Chandrasekhar K, Gadagkar R (2008). Signaling hunger through aggression--the regulation of foraging in a primitively eusocial wasp. Naturwissenschaften, 95(7), 677-680. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2007

Lamba S, Kazi YC, Deshpande S, Natesh M, Bhadra A, Gadagkar R (2007). A possible novel function of dominance behaviour in queen-less colonies of the primitively eusocial wasp Ropalidia marginata. Behav Processes, 74(3), 351-356. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.