About this Course

68,063 recent views

Learner Career Outcomes

40%

started a new career after completing these courses

39%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

15%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 30 hours to complete
English

Skills you will gain

NeuroeconomicsBiologyEducationNeurobiologyBrain

Learner Career Outcomes

40%

started a new career after completing these courses

39%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

15%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 30 hours to complete
English

Offered by

Placeholder

National Research University Higher School of Economics

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Content RatingThumbs Up96%(9,698 ratings)Info
Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Introduction to the Course

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 3 min), 6 readings
2 videos
About the University1m
6 readings
About the University10m
Rules on the academic integrity in the course10m
Grading and Logistics10m
Suggested Readings10m
Course Plan10m
About the Instructor10m
3 hours to complete

Introduction and Scope of Neuroeconomics

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 71 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
6 videos
Origin of Neuroeconomics8m
Neuroeconomics & Decision-making Theory5m
The Scope of Neuroeconomics12m
Some Philosophical Implications of Neuroeconomics12m
Doctor Danil Razeev - "Can Neuroscience measure Free Will?" [Expert Opinion]14m
1 reading
Readings and Resources10m
1 practice exercise
Introduction and Scope of Neuroeconomics30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Neuroanatomy, Neurophysiology, and Neuroimaging: Tools of Neuroeconomics

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 57 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
Methods of Cognitive Neuroscience. Lesions, Brain Stimulation15m
Single-cell Recordings, EEG & MEG11m
Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI)19m
1 reading
Readings and Resources10m
1 practice exercise
Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology30m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Introducing Brain Models of Decision-Making and Choice

4 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 63 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
7 videos
Introduction to Diffusion Model9m
Diffusion Model vs. Race Model9m
Perceptual Decision Making in the Human Brain7m
Collective Decisions of Honey Bees & Diffusion Mechanism9m
Doctor Sebastian Horn – "Some Notes on Drift Diffusion Model" [Expert Opinion]9m
Doctor Sebastian Horn – "Some Notes on Drift Diffusion Model. Part II" [Expert Opinion]9m
1 reading
Readings and Resources10m
1 practice exercise
Decision-Making30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Neural Representation of Subjective Value

2 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 94 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
9 videos
The Nucleus Accumbens - The Core Valuation Region10m
The Nucleus Accumbens & Expected Value10m
The Nucleus Accumbens: Shopping, Marketing, and Learning12m
The Orbitofrontal Cortex & Decision Values13m
The Diffusion Model & Valuation Process7m
Doctor Hilke Plassmann - "The role of Ventromedial and Dorsolateral prefrontal cortices in decision-making" [Expert Opinion]8m
Doctor Hilke Plassmann - "Neuromarketing" [Expert Opinion]8m
Doctor Hilke Plassmann - "Ethical problems in Neuromarketing" [Expert Opinion]3m
1 reading
Readings and Resources10m
1 practice exercise
The Nucleus Accumbens 30m

Reviews

TOP REVIEWS FROM INTRODUCTION TO NEUROECONOMICS: HOW THE BRAIN MAKES DECISIONS

View all reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

More questions? Visit the Learner Help Center.