The Effects of Stress and Executive Functions on Decision Making in an Executive Parallel Task

Bachelor thesis English OPEN
McGuigan, Brian;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Umeå universitet, Institutionen för psykologi
  • Subject: stress | executive functions | parallel task
    mesheuropmc: behavioral disciplines and activities | psychological phenomena and processes

The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of acute stress on parallel task performance with the Game of Dice Task (GDT) to measure decision making and the Stroop test.  Two previous studies have found that the combination of stress and a parallel task with th... View more
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