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The brain's rose-colored glasses

Izuma, Keise and Adolphs, Ralph (2011) The brain's rose-colored glasses. Nature Neuroscience, 14 (11). pp. 1355-1356. ISSN 1097-6256.

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People tend to remain overly optimistic even when faced with information about a gloomy future. A study now shows that people are selectively worse at incorporating information about a worse-than-expected future. It also describes the learning signals in the brain that correlate with this bias.

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Additional Information:© 2011 Nature Publishing Group, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited. Published online 26 October 2011. The authors declare no competing financial interests.
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Official Citation:The brain's rose-colored glasses Keise Izuma & Ralph Adolphs Nature Neuroscience 14, 1355–1356 (2011) doi:10.1038/nn.2960
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