Adults understand that rewards should be shared according to rules of equality and equity – if you put in more work you should get a bigger reward. Our new paper published this month shows that by 17 months, children also understand this. A big thank you to all the families who participated in Ying’s study!

You can read more about the study here:


Just Rewards? What children understand about distributive justice.

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