Neuroeconomics and Addiction: Integrating Neuroscience, Cognition and Behavioral Economics Author and Co-author Contact Information

@inproceedings{Radu2011NeuroeconomicsAA,
  title={Neuroeconomics and Addiction: Integrating Neuroscience, Cognition and Behavioral Economics Author and Co-author Contact Information},
  author={Peter T. Radu and Samuel McClure},
  year={2011}
}
Synopsis All substances of abuse are believed to promote pathologically maladaptive behavior by hijacking common reward-related neural circuitry. Neuroeconomics, an emerging field already making substantial contributions to our understanding of this circuitry, studies how the brain computes the value of rewards and how these value estimates are expressed neurally, cognitively, and behaviorally. Neuroeconomics provides an empirically driven, computationally rigorous framework for conceptualizing… CONTINUE READING

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