Department of Psychology
Department of Psychology

Multitasking Tougher for Older Adults

Tue, April 12, 2011

Dr. Russell Poldrack is quoted in a US News & World Report article on multitasking. According to Dr. Poldrack, "We are almost always switching back and forth between the different tasks, and there is a cost to this switching, which is why people are nearly always worse when they try to multitask compared to focusing on single tasks." Read more... | Poldrack Web Page

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