Category: In the News

The Simple Reason People Make Bad Money Decisions (Time)

Time cited a study by Mara Mather of the USC Leonard Davis School about why stress may lead to poor financial decisions. “Under stress, people might be more likely to pay attention to positive feedback and disregard negative feedback,” said Mather.

More benefits of hormone therapy (Daily Mail)

Daily Mail (UK) featured research by Alexandra Ycaza Herrera of the USC Leonard Davis School on how hormone replacement therapy may protect menopausal women from stress-related memory loss. “‘Although more research is needed, this may make estrogen therapy more attractive as a treatment for menopausal