Time discounting for primary rewards.

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Previous research, involving monetary rewards, found that limbic reward-related areas show greater activity when an intertemporal choice includes an immediate reward than when the options include only delayed rewards. In contrast, the lateral prefrontal and parietal cortex (areas commonly associated with deliberative cognitive processes, including future… (More)

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@article{McClure2007TimeDF, title={Time discounting for primary rewards.}, author={Samuel M. McClure and Keith M. Marzilli Ericson and David Laibson and George Loewenstein and Jonathan D. Cohen}, journal={The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience}, year={2007}, volume={27 21}, pages={5796-804} }