Latest Decision making Stories
Life shrouds most choices in mystery.
Whether it's investing in stocks, bungee jumping or public speaking, why do we often plan to take risks but then "chicken out" when the moment of truth arrives?
You're in search of a new coffee maker, and the simple quest becomes, well, an ordeal.
We rely on our doctors to make appropriate decisions for our treatment, but this process can be subject to a variety of potentially conflicting influences.
How does awareness influence information processing during decision making in the human brain?
What drives addicts to repeatedly choose drugs, alcohol, cigarettes, overeating, gambling or kleptomania, despite the risks involved?
Could a passing mood influence your financial portfolio for decades to come?
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.