Don’t think with your hormones

The Boston Globe:

Even controlling for their performance on an arithmetic test, men who were randomly given a dose of testosterone subsequently exhibited worse performance on the “Cognitive Reflection Test.” The questions on the latter test require careful deliberation, like “A bat and a ball cost $1.10 in total. The bat costs $1.00 more than the ball. How much does the ball cost?”

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