The 'whys' and 'whens' of individual differences in thinking biases.

@article{Neys2013TheA,
  title={The 'whys' and 'whens' of individual differences in thinking biases.},
  author={Wim De Neys and Jean-François Bonnefon},
  journal={Trends in cognitive sciences},
  year={2013},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={172-8}
}
Although human thinking is often biased, some individuals are less susceptible to biases than others. These individual differences have been at the forefront of thinking research for more than a decade. We organize the literature in three key accounts (storage, monitoring, and inhibition failure) and propose that a critical but overlooked question concerns the time point at which individual variance arises: do biased and unbiased reasoners take different paths early on in the reasoning process… CONTINUE READING

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