Timothy R Koscik

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Abnormal causal attribution leads to advantageous economic decision-making: a neuropsychological approach
    Timothy R Koscik
    University of Iowa College of Medicine, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 25:1372-82. 2013
  2. pmc Brain evolution and human neuropsychology: the inferential brain hypothesis
    Timothy R Koscik
    Department of Neurology, Division of Behavioral Neurology and Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 18:394-401. 2012
  3. pmc The human ventromedial prefrontal cortex is critical for transitive inference
    Timothy R Koscik
    University of Iowa College of Medicine, IA, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 24:1191-204. 2012
  4. pmc The amygdala and decision-making
    Rupa Gupta
    Department of Neurology, Division of Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Neuropsychologia 49:760-6. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Abnormal causal attribution leads to advantageous economic decision-making: a neuropsychological approach
    Timothy R Koscik
    University of Iowa College of Medicine, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 25:1372-82. 2013
    ..The findings help clarify the important (and sometimes disadvantageous) role of social inference in economic decision-making. ..
  2. pmc Brain evolution and human neuropsychology: the inferential brain hypothesis
    Timothy R Koscik
    Department of Neurology, Division of Behavioral Neurology and Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 18:394-401. 2012
    ..This shift is believed to be a driving force for the evolution of the large human cortex. (JINS, 2012, 18, 394-401)...
  3. pmc The human ventromedial prefrontal cortex is critical for transitive inference
    Timothy R Koscik
    University of Iowa College of Medicine, IA, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 24:1191-204. 2012
    ..Given the usefulness of transitivity in inferring social relationships, this deficit may be one of the basic features of social conduct problems associated with vmPFC damage...
  4. pmc The amygdala and decision-making
    Rupa Gupta
    Department of Neurology, Division of Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Neuropsychologia 49:760-6. 2011
    ..We have posited that the amygdala is part of an "impulsive," habit type system that triggers emotional responses to immediate outcomes...