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New research: Casino lights and sounds encourage risky decision-making

 The blinking lights and exciting jingles in casinos may encourage risky decision-making and potentially promote problem gambling behaviour, suggests new research from the Laboratory of Molecular and Behavioural Neuroscience. The findings, published today in JNeurosci, the journal from the Society for Neuroscience, suggest that sensory features in casinos may directly influence a player’s decisions […]