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  • Paper: Mundane behavioral decisions, actions can be ‘misremembered’ as done

    Photo of Dolores Albarracin, a professor of psychology and marketing at Illinois and the director of the Social Action Lab.

    Mundane behaviors such as taking a daily medication can eventually create false memories of completing the task, said Dolores Albarracin, a professor of psychology and marketing at Illinois and the director of the Social Action Lab.

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  • Editor’s notes: To contact Dolores Albarracin, call 217-244-7019; email dalbarra@illinois.edu.

    The paper “Mistaking an intention for a behavior: The case of enacting behavioral decisions versus simply intending to enact them” is available online.

    DOI: 10.1177/0146167220929203