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  • Lukasik, Karolina M; Lehtonen, Minna; Soveri, Anna; Waris, Otto; Jylkka, Jussi; Laine, Matti (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    The bilingual executive advantage (BEA) hypothesis has attracted considerable research interest, but the findings are inconclusive. We addressed this issue in the domain of working memory (WM), as more complex WM tasks ...
  • Laine, Matti; Lehtonen, Minna (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    The present short review discusses reasons for the mixed results on the possible enhancement of cognition, especially executive function, in bilingualism. We define three major problem areas that hamper many studies in ...
  • Waris, Otto; Soveri, Anna; Lukasik, Karolina M; Lehtonen, Minna; Laine, Matti (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Previous studies that have investigated associations between working memory (WM) and the Big Five personality traits have yielded mixed results, with some finding statistically significant associations while others have ...