Brain-scan study finds that procrastination can occur due to difficulties in valuing outcomes or associating outcomes with tasks

  New research which was recently published in Human Brain Mapping sheds light on some neural mechanisms that are associated with people’s tendency to procrastinate. Prior research on procrastination has shown that people are less likely to procrastinate on a task when they associate it with a high-value incentive. Simply put, the more rewarding people …

Read moreBrain-scan study finds that procrastination can occur due to difficulties in valuing outcomes or associating outcomes with tasks