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Risk-Taking

Known as: Risk Taking, risks take, risks taking 
Undertaking a task involving a challenge for achievement or a desirable goal in which there is a lack of certainty or a fear of failure. It may also… Expand
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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
Significance Income inequality is rising around the world. Increased income inequality has been linked with higher rates of crime… Expand
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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
Risk taking is often associated with creativity, yet little evidence exists to support this association. The present article… Expand
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2017
2017
The dual systems model posits that adolescent risk-taking results from an imbalance between a cognitive control system and an… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Past empirical work suggests that aging is associated with decreases in risk taking. But are such effects universal? Life-history… Expand
Review
2016
Review
2016
Highlights • Evidence related to the dual systems model of adolescent risk taking is reviewed.• The review encompasses both the… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Adolescence is characterized by pronounced changes in motivated behavior, during which emphasis on potential rewards may result… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND Since 2011, we have witnessed the rise of 'dark net' drug marketplaces known as cryptomarkets. Cryptomarkets operate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Adolescence is a critical developmental phase during which risk-taking behaviors increase across a variety of species, raising… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Religiosity and participation in religious activities have been linked with decreased risky behavior. In the current research, we… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
BACKGROUND Older adults face important risky decisions about their health, their financial future, and their social environment… Expand