Homework 5 (dl 10th Feb, at 10:00)

Opened: Wednesday, 3 February 2021, 12:00 PM
Due: Wednesday, 10 February 2021, 10:00 AM
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Please read the review  "Encoding and decoding in fMRI" by Naselaris et al (see Materials), and answer the following questions:

(1) What are the differences between decoding and encoding models?

(2) What are the main advantages of using an encoding model?

(3) What might be the reasons why decoding models are much more common in fMRI than encoding models?

Return you answers before the lecture on 10th February.