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How people estimate the probabilities of unique events

Boolean concept learning

Relational reasoning

Reasoning about inconsistency

Illusory inferences

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Recent news, research developments, presentation updates, noteworthy experimental findings, and all sorts of miscellany.

Congrats to Professor Mascarenhas!

1st July 2016 By Sunny

Congratulations to Salvador Mascarenhas, who will be joining the faculty of Ecole Normale Superieure as an Assistant Professor this fall!

Vittorio Girotto (1957-2016)

12th May 2016 By Sunny

Vittorio Girotto passed away on Saturday, April 23rd, 2016. He was a close collaborator with many members of the lab, and he will be missed.

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New Cognition paper on how children understand probabilities

30th March 2016 By Sunny

Vittorio Girotto, along with his colleagues Laura Fontanari, Michel Gonzalez, Giorgio Vallortigara, and Agnès Blaye, have a new paper in Cognition that shows that children below the age of 5 have difficulty forming probabilistic expectations. You can download the paper here.

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