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Are Men Better at Multitasking Than Women?

The Good Men Project

December 17, 2018

When multitasking, men maintained higher efficiency in the laundry task. Men and women performed equally well in keeping the baby happy.

Urban legend suggests women are better at multitasking than men, but little evidence exists either way. Being behavioral and time-use scientists, I and my colleague, Charlene Kalenkoski at Texas Tech University, designed a laboratory experiment to gather some.

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