Research

Publications

Current Contract and Grants

 

  • Effect of anticipated delay on neural response to signal of future reward (NIH R01-DA023176)
  • The Function of Literature in Group Decison-Making (Co-PI with Angus Fletcher, PhD: USC ASHSS Award)

 

Publications

 

Luo, S., Giragosian, L., Ainslie, G., Monterosso, J. (2009) Behavioral and neural evidence of incentive bias for immediate rewards relative to preferece-matched delayed rewards. Journal of Neuroscience 29(47), 14820-14827

 

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Monterosso, J. & Luo, S. (2010) An argument against dual valuation system competition: cognitive capacities supporting future orientation mediate rather than compete with visceral motivations. Journal of Neuroscience, Psychology and Economics 3(1), 1-14

 

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Home Research

 

Kylie had seen a New Yorker cartoon depicting kids in front of plates of marshmallows. The cartoon accompanied a piece summarizing research on delay of gratification (and espically Mischel's marshmallow experiment). She and her older brother wanted to give it a try...

 

 

  • Self-Control Neuroscience Research lab
  • 3620 South McClintock
  • SGM 501
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089