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Latest Decision making Stories

2012-10-04 10:39:39

When making decisions about the value of an assortment of different objects, people approximate an average overall value, which though frequently useful can lead to apparently irrational decision-making.

2012-08-23 11:01:49

Managers and non-managers show distinctly different brain activation patterns when making decisions.

2012-08-15 01:08:23

People who give positive encouragement and constructive criticism could be wasting their breath according to the latest research from a psychology expert at Queen Mary, University of London.

2012-06-30 23:02:18

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2012-06-21 02:20:22

Researchers at the RIKEN Brain Science Institute (BSI) in Japan have uncovered two brain signals in the human prefrontal cortex involved in how humans predict the decisions of other people.

Decision Making In The Brain
2012-06-20 08:57:24

Front-most part of the cortex involved in making short-term predictions about what will happen next

2012-04-25 11:51:24

In a study with implications for businesspeople in a global economy, researchers at the University of Chicago have found that people make more rational decisions when they think through a problem in a non-native tongue.

2012-03-09 10:44:42

When faced with making a complicated decision, our automatic instinct to avoid misfortune can result in missing out on rewards, and could even contribute to depression.

2012-02-09 00:52:52

Life shrouds most choices in mystery.


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