Stephen M Fleming

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Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc When the brain changes its mind: flexibility of action selection in instructed and free choices
    Stephen M Fleming
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, UK
    Cereb Cortex 19:2352-60. 2009
  2. pmc Relating introspective accuracy to individual differences in brain structure
    Stephen M Fleming
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Science 329:1541-3. 2010
  3. pmc Effects of loss aversion on post-decision wagering: implications for measures of awareness
    Stephen M Fleming
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London, United Kingdom
    Conscious Cogn 19:352-63. 2010
  4. pmc Overcoming status quo bias in the human brain
    Stephen M Fleming
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London, London WC1N 3BG, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:6005-9. 2010
  5. pmc Effects of category-specific costs on neural systems for perceptual decision-making
    Stephen M Fleming
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, United Kingdom
    J Neurophysiol 103:3238-47. 2010
  6. pmc Effects of emotional preferences on value-based decision-making are mediated by mentalizing and not reward networks
    Simon Evans
    UCL Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    J Cogn Neurosci 23:2197-210. 2011
  7. pmc The development of metacognitive ability in adolescence
    Leonora G Weil
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, UK
    Conscious Cogn 22:264-71. 2013
  8. pmc Confidence in value-based choice
    Benedetto De Martino
    Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Nat Neurosci 16:105-10. 2013
  9. pmc Prefrontal contributions to metacognition in perceptual decision making
    Stephen M Fleming
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    J Neurosci 32:6117-25. 2012
  10. pmc Relating inter-individual differences in metacognitive performance on different perceptual tasks
    Chen Song
    UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AR, UK
    Conscious Cogn 20:1787-92. 2011

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc When the brain changes its mind: flexibility of action selection in instructed and free choices
    Stephen M Fleming
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, UK
    Cereb Cortex 19:2352-60. 2009
    ..This framework emphasizes the high modifiability of voluntary action...
  2. pmc Relating introspective accuracy to individual differences in brain structure
    Stephen M Fleming
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Science 329:1541-3. 2010
    ..Our findings point to a focal neuroanatomical substrate for introspective ability, a substrate distinct from that supporting primary perception...
  3. pmc Effects of loss aversion on post-decision wagering: implications for measures of awareness
    Stephen M Fleming
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London, United Kingdom
    Conscious Cogn 19:352-63. 2010
    ..These findings challenge an assertion that post-decision wagering provides a direct index of subjective awareness...
  4. pmc Overcoming status quo bias in the human brain
    Stephen M Fleming
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London, London WC1N 3BG, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:6005-9. 2010
    ..We conclude that specific prefrontal-basal ganglia dynamics are involved in rejecting the default, a mechanism that may be important in a range of difficult choice scenarios...
  5. pmc Effects of category-specific costs on neural systems for perceptual decision-making
    Stephen M Fleming
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, United Kingdom
    J Neurophysiol 103:3238-47. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc Effects of emotional preferences on value-based decision-making are mediated by mentalizing and not reward networks
    Simon Evans
    UCL Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    J Cogn Neurosci 23:2197-210. 2011
    ..We conclude that the impact of social stimuli on value-based decision processes is mediated by effects in brain regions partially separable from classical reward circuitry...
  7. pmc The development of metacognitive ability in adolescence
    Leonora G Weil
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, UK
    Conscious Cogn 22:264-71. 2013
    ..Our results suggest that awareness of one's own perceptual decisions shows a prolonged developmental trajectory during adolescence...
  8. pmc Confidence in value-based choice
    Benedetto De Martino
    Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Nat Neurosci 16:105-10. 2013
    ..Our findings provide a mechanistic link between noise in value comparison and metacognitive awareness of choice, enabling us both to want and to express knowledge of what we want...
  9. pmc Prefrontal contributions to metacognition in perceptual decision making
    Stephen M Fleming
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    J Neurosci 32:6117-25. 2012
    ..We discuss these findings in a theoretical framework where rlPFC re-represents object-level decision uncertainty to facilitate metacognitive report...
  10. pmc Relating inter-individual differences in metacognitive performance on different perceptual tasks
    Chen Song
    UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AR, UK
    Conscious Cogn 20:1787-92. 2011
    ..Such stability of an individual's metacognitive ability across different perceptual tasks indicates a general mechanism supporting metacognition independent of the specific task...
  11. doi request reprint An online neural substrate for sense of agency
    Valerian Chambon
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, London WC1N 3AR, UK
    Cereb Cortex 23:1031-7. 2013
    ..Online monitoring of these signals by AG might provide the subject with a subjective marker of volition, prior to action itself...
  12. pmc Testosterone induces off-line perceptual learning
    Nicholas D Wright
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, University College London, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 224:451-7. 2012
    ..Perceptual learning operates on distinct timescales. How different neuromodulatory systems impact on learning across these different timescales is poorly understood...
  13. pmc Human responses to unfairness with primary rewards and their biological limits
    Nicholas D Wright
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Institute of Neurology, University College, London, 12 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG, UK
    Sci Rep 2:593. 2012
    ..Our data demonstrate humans care about fairness during bargaining with primary rewards, but that subjective self-interest may limit this fairness motivation...
  14. pmc Neural segregation of objective and contextual aspects of fairness
    Nicholas D Wright
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Imaging Neuroscience, Institute of Neurology, University College London, London WC1N 3BG, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 31:5244-52. 2011
    ..We suggest that the dual importance of objective and contextual aspects to fairness we highlight might explain seemingly inconsistent societal phenomena, including public attitudes to income disparities...
  15. pmc Is choice-induced preference change long lasting?
    Tali Sharot
    Department of Cognitive, Perceptual and Brain Sciences, University College London, London, England
    Psychol Sci 23:1123-9. 2012
    ..Our findings provide evidence that making a decision can lead to enduring change in preferences...
  16. pmc A regret-induced status quo bias
    Antoinette Nicolle
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University College London, London WC1N 3BG, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 31:3320-7. 2011
    ..In line with our hypothesis, a similar pattern of signal change predicted acceptance of the status quo on a subsequent trial. Thus, our data link a regret-induced status quo bias to error-related activity on the preceding trial...