University of Southern California

USC Neuroscience

John R Monterosso

Associate Professor of Psychology

Research Topics

Decision Making Impulsivity Self-control Neuroeconomics

Research Overview

John Monterosso studies mechanisms underlying human self-control from the combined perspectives of behavioral economics and cognitive neuroscience (sometimes collectively referred to as “neuroeconomics”). He has co-authored 60 journal articles and book chapters.

Contact Information

Web Site:
John Monterosso
Mailing Address:
Hedco Neuroscience Bldg, Rm 117
3641 Watt Way
Los Angeles, CA 90089-2520
Office Location:
HNB, Rm 117
Office Phone:
(213) 740-6982
Lab Location:
SGM, Rm 815
Lab Phone:
213 740 1284


  • Swarthmore College, BA 1992
  • University of Pennsylvania, PhD 1997

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