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Quantitative Reasoning in Adult Development and Aging Meeting

Workshop participants provided expertise across a wide range of fields: numerical cognition, quantitative and document literacy, mathematics, judgment and decision-making, neuropsychology, and behavioral economics. The specific topics covered at the workshop included:

  • age-related changes in numerical processing strategies;
  • proportional and probabilistic reasoning processes;
  • estimation skills, investment, and risk-taking behaviors; and,
  • financial abilities in patients with Alzheimer’s disease.

A summary of this meeting is available upon request. Please contact BSR.