Credit card borrowing and the monoamine oxidase A ( MAOA ) gene

@inproceedings{Nevea2014CreditCB,
  title={Credit card borrowing and the monoamine oxidase A ( MAOA ) gene},
  author={Jan-Emmanuel De Nevea and James H. Fowlerc},
  year={2014}
}
  • Jan-Emmanuel De Nevea, James H. Fowlerc
  • Published 2014
Using a discovery and replication sample from a U.S. representative data set, we show that a functional polymorphism on the MAOA gene is associated with credit card borrowing behavior. For the combined sample of approximately 12,000 individuals we find that having one or both MAOA alleles of the less transcriptionally efficient type raises the average… CONTINUE READING