New working paper: Mirror neurons, Adam Smith, and sympathy

Lynne Kiesling Mirror neurons have captivated my attention for the past year. Think about the last time you were out walking around and smiling, and you noticed that others who saw you started smiling themselves (this happens to me all the time, is that strange?). Even that simple unconscious mimicry is triggered by our brain’s … More New working paper: Mirror neurons, Adam Smith, and sympathy