Jennifer Jacquet


Jennifer Jacquet is an assistant professor in the Department of Environmental Studies at NYU. She is an environmental social scientist who studies large-scale cooperation dilemmas, such as overfishing, climate change, and the wildlife trade. She is the author of IS SHAME NECESSARY? (Pantheon, 2015) — about the evolution, function, and future of the use of social disapproval in solving the tragedy of the commons.

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Twitter – @jenniferjacquet

Select Publications:




The Guardian

New Scientist


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