Monetary, Food, and Social Rewards Induce Similar Pavlovian-to-Instrumental Transfer Effects

@inproceedings{Lehner2016MonetaryFA,
  title={Monetary, Food, and Social Rewards Induce Similar Pavlovian-to-Instrumental Transfer Effects},
  author={Rea Lehner and Joshua H. Balsters and Andreas Herger and Todd A. Hare and Nicole Wenderoth},
  booktitle={Front. Behav. Neurosci.},
  year={2016}
}
Multiple types of reward, such as money, food or social approval, are capable of driving behavior. However, most previous investigations have only focused on one of these reward classes in isolation, as such it is not clear whether different reward classes have a unique influence on instrumental responding or whether the subjective value of the reward, rather than the reward type per se, is most important in driving behavior. Here, we investigate behavior using a well-established reward… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 3 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS