How the brain helps us navigate social differences

Published Oct 05 2020 at 4:09 AM GMT
  • Researchers found that, among pairs of people who had very different socioeconomic backgrounds - calculated according to education level and family income - there was a higher level of activity in an area of the frontal lobe called the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex.
  • The area is associated with speech production and rule-based language as well as cognitive and attentional control.



  • Published Oct 5, 2020 4:09 AM GMT