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2015
Sander van der Linden June, 2015 Nature Climate Change, 5(7), 612-613. Education Energy Environment Politics Psychology Science Statistics Environment and Energy Social and Behavioral Psychology Download File External Link ...
Roland Benabou
2015
In earlier work we identified a robust negative association between religiosity and patents per capita, holding across countries as well as US states. In this paper we relate 11 indicators of individual openness to innovation (e.g., attitudes toward ...
2014
Sander van der Linden January, 2014 European Journal of Social Psychology, 44(5), 430-440. Environment Psychology Statistics Social and Behavioral Psychology External Link ...
Elizabeth Levy Paluck
2013
This chapter will not cover the uses of field research for the application of social psychological theory. Instead, this chapter describes the use of field research for development of psychological theory. Field research fosters theoretical development in ...
Deborah Prentice
2013
Five studies develop and validate the Self- and Other-Interest Inventory, an individual-difference measure of the motivation to act in one's own interest and the motivation to act in another's interest that measures these motivations at the ...
Marc Fleurbaey
2013
We argue that the economic evaluation of health care (cost-benefit analysis) should respect individual preferences and should incorporate distributional considerations. Relying on individual preferences does not imply subjective welfarism. We propose a ...
Susan Fiske
2013
We introduce a novel ageism scale, focusing on prescriptive beliefs concerning potential intergenerational tensions: active, envied resource succession, symbolic identity avoidance, and passive, sharedresource consumption (SIC). Four studies (2,010 total ...
Marc Fleurbaey
2012
Happiness studies have rekindled interest in the measurement of subjective well-being, and often claim to track faithfully ‘what people care about’ in their lives. It is argued in this article that seeking to respect individuals’ preferences in the ...
Marc Fleurbaey
2012
The standard analysis of procedures (mechanisms), in the theory of implementation, focuses on the properties of the subset of possible outcomes. But since a given procedure may yield very different outcomes in different circumstances (preference profile, ...
Deborah Prentice
2012
To investigate the influence of information about fellow group members in a constrained decision-making context, we develop four two-armed bandit tasks in which subjects freely select one of two options (A or B) and are informed of the resulting reward ...
Daniel Kahneman
2010
Measurement of affective states in everyday life is of fundamental importance in many types of quality of life, health, and psychological research. Ecological momentary assessment (EMA) is the recognized method of choice, but the respondent burden can be ...
Markus Prior
2010
Journal of Politics Some people are more politically interested than others, but political scientists do not know how stable these differences are and why they occur. This paper examines stability in political interest. Eleven different panel surveys ...