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Appendix to Understanding Cumulative Cultural Evolution: A Reply to Vaesen, Collard, Et Al.

37 Pages Posted: 26 Jun 2016 Last revised: 11 Oct 2016

Joe Henrich

University of British Columbia; Harvard University - Department of Human Evolutionary Biology

Robert Boyd

Independent

Maxime Derex

Independent

Michelle Kline

Independent

Alex Mesoudi

Independent

Michael Muthukrishna

Independent

Adam Powell

Independent

Stephen Shennan

University College London

Mark G Thomas

University College London

Date Written: June 20, 2016

Abstract

The appendix replies to a critique published by Vaesen et al. (2016) on the influence of effective cultural population size on cumulative cultural evolution.

Keywords: cumulative cultural evolution, Tasmanian effect, cultural learning

JEL Classification: J10

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Henrich, Joe and Boyd, Robert and Derex, Maxime and Kline, Michelle and Mesoudi, Alex and Muthukrishna, Michael and Powell, Adam and Shennan, Stephen and Thomas, Mark G, Appendix to Understanding Cumulative Cultural Evolution: A Reply to Vaesen, Collard, Et Al. (June 20, 2016). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2798257 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2798257

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