My research interests include human learning and memory; judgment and decision-making; computational modeling, especially with neural network and signal detection models; amnesia, the hippocampus, and the implicit-explicit distinction; economic psychology and rationality.
On the web
- Aging Predicts Decline in Explicit and Implicit Memory: A Life-Span Study. Psychol Sci, 956797620927648-956797620927648 DOI: 10.1177/0956797620927648
- Do working memory capacity and test anxiety modulate the beneficial effects of testing on new learning? Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied DOI: 10.1037/xap0000278
- Sustained Attention, Not Procedural Learning, is a Predictor of Reading, Language and Arithmetic Skills in Children Scientific Studies of Reading DOI: 10.1080/10888438.2020.1750618
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