Testosterone Fuels Boneheaded Decision-Making In Men, Study Finds

New Role Found for Brain Region: Focusing Attention During Decision-Making
May 3, 2017
Billionaire Richard Branson Reveals His Best Tips for Making Great Business Decisions
June 6, 2017

Testosterone Fuels Boneheaded Decision-Making In Men, Study Finds

Testosterone-driven men are often portrayed in movies and books as impulsive brutes who don’t waste time talking tense situations through and are more likely to stick with their gut. Now, science explains why: A new study finds that testosterone actually leads men to feel significantly more confident in a rash decision, while spending less time thinking their responses through.

From StudyFinds, April 30, 2017, Author Daniel Steingold

Testosterone-driven men are often portrayed in movies and books as impulsive brutes who don’t waste time talking tense situations through and are more likely to stick with their gut. Now, science explains why: A new study finds that testosterone actually leads men to feel significantly more confident in a rash decision, while spending less time thinking their responses through.

Read article