Is the enhancement of memory due to reward driven by value or salience?


Past research using two levels of reward has shown that the higher-value items are remembered better than lower-value items and this enhancement is assumed to be driven by an effect of reward value. In the present study, multiple levels of reward were used to test the influence of reward salience on memory. Using a value-learning procedure, words were… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.actpsy.2011.12.010