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Prof. Dr. Jonathan Schulz

George Mason University

Cluster position ECONtribute Research Fellow

Cluster member since 2023

Research Areas

Main research topics

Cultural Evolution, human psychology and values


Jonathan Schulz is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at George Mason University as well as a visiting scholar at Stanford University. Schulz is also Co-PI of the interdisciplinary Historical Psychology Project. The project investigates the role of kinship for psychological, political and economic outcomes. His research and work focuses on Cultural Evolution, Economic History and Behavioural and Experimental Economics. Schulz’s work has been published and discussed in major newspapers such as the Washington Post, the New York Times and the Wallstreet Journal.