Single Administration of Testosterone Impairs Cognitive Reflection in Men

The sex steroid hormone testosterone have been linked to aggression and poor impulse control in animals and humans. In a placebo-controlled experiment conducted in 243 men, we found that T biases decision-making towards rapid intuitive judgments as opposed to deliberate analytical judgments, as assessed by the Cognitive Reflection Test.



Citation:

Gideon Nave, David Zavs, Colin Camerer, and Amos Nadler (2017) ,"Single Administration of Testosterone Impairs Cognitive Reflection in Men", in LA - Latin American Advances in Consumer Research Volume 4, eds. Enrique P. Becerra, Ravindra Chitturi, and Maria Cecilia Henriquez Daza and Juan Carlos Londoño Roldan, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 17-20.

Authors

Gideon Nave, University of Pennsylvania, USA
David Zavs, ZRT Laboratories, USA
Colin Camerer, Caltech, USA
Amos Nadler, University of Western Ontario, Canada



Volume

LA - Latin American Advances in Consumer Research Volume 4 | 2017



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