Executive control in the Simon effect: an electromyographic and distributional analysis.

@article{Burle2002ExecutiveCI,
  title={Executive control in the Simon effect: an electromyographic and distributional analysis.},
  author={Bor{\'i}s Burle and Camille-Aim{\'e} Possama{\"i} and Franck Vidal and Michel Bonnet and Thierry Hasbroucq},
  journal={Psychological research},
  year={2002},
  volume={66 4},
  pages={324-36}
}
Manual responses to lateralized stimuli are faster for spatially congruent stimulus-response associations than for incongruent associations, even if the stimulus location is irrelevant. This effect, however, decreases as reaction time increases. Recent data suggest that such a decrease reflects online, within-trial executive control. The present study was… CONTINUE READING