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New insight into the neuroscience of choking under pressure


November 4, 2014

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Researchers from Johns Hopkins University measured people's fear of financial loss and correlated this to how well they performed a difficult, skilled task based on the stakes of their success or failure. They found that performance depends on two factors: The framing of the incentive in terms of a loss or a gain, and a person's aversion to loss.Full Story

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Johns Hopkins Medicine

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