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A regret-induced status quo bias.

Abstract:

A suboptimal bias toward accepting the status quo option in decision-making is well established behaviorally, but the underlying neural mechanisms are less clear. Behavioral evidence suggests the emotion of regret is higher when errors arise from rejection rather than acceptance of a status quo option. Such asymmetry in the genesis of regret might drive the status quo bias on subsequent decisions, if indeed erroneous status quo rejections have a greater neuronal impact than erroneous status q...

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Nicolle, A More by this author
Fleming, SM More by this author
Journal:
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience
Volume:
31
Issue:
9
Pages:
3320-3327
Publication date:
2011-03-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1529-2401
ISSN:
0270-6474
URN:
uuid:33e26834-afbc-46a2-bc29-7639f70b0d8c
Source identifiers:
364370
Local pid:
pubs:364370

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