Ability Differences Among People Who Have Commensurate Degrees Matter for Scientific Creativity

@article{Park2008AbilityDA,
  title={Ability Differences Among People Who Have Commensurate Degrees Matter for Scientific Creativity},
  author={Gregory Park and David Lubinski and Camilla Persson Benbow},
  journal={Psychological Science},
  year={2008},
  volume={19},
  pages={957 - 961}
}
A sample of 1,586 intellectually talented adolescents (top 1%) were assessed on the math portion of the SAT by age 13 and tracked for more than 25 years. Patents and scientific publications were used as criteria for scientific and technological accomplishment. Participants were categorized according to whether their terminal degree was a bachelor's, master's, or doctorate degree, and within these degree groupings, the proportion of participants with at least one patent or scientific publication… 

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