Study: Generosity Is More Evolutionarily Advantageous Than Selfishness - Julie Beck - The Atlantic
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" In the long term, extorting, selfish strategies did not work as well as more generous strategies. Players who defected instead of cooperating suffered more over time than players who recognized the value of cooperation--though extortion might provide an advantage in a single head-to-head matchup, in the context of a whole population, over time, …

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