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- The Intermediary Effects of Emotion between Sleep Deprivation and Decision MakingShow More
In this paper, the author showed that sleep deprivation shifted people's bias from defending against losses to pursuing gains. This change in economic preferences was correlated with activation in brain regions associated with reward, like ventromedial prefrontal cortex, but not correlated with change in psychomotor vigilance.
But the author failed to make it clear how sleep deprivation causes this shift in econ...Competing Interests: None declared.