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Emily Pronin
2012
In two experiments, we tested for a causal link between thought speed and risk taking. In Experiment 1, we manipulated thought speed by presenting neutral-content text at either a fast or a slow pace and having participants read the text aloud. In ...
Alin Coman
2012
Sacred or protected values have important influences on decision making, particularly in the context of intergroup disputes. Thus far, we know little about the process of a value becoming sacred or why one person may be more likely than another to hold a ...
Douglas Massey
2012
Douglas Massey March, 2012 With Rebecca Casciano; Health & Place, Vol. 18, Issue 2 Psychology Housing Social and Behavioral Psychology http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1353829211001638 ...
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 ...
2012
There is a strong presumption that the public expects and demands harsh penalties for drug users, and is largely impatient with programs aimed at rehabilitating them (Blendon & Young, 1998; MacCoun & Reuter, 2001; Wallace-Wells, 2007). There is, ...
2012
John Darley January, 2012 With Geoffrey Goodwin; Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, Vol. 48, Issue 1 Psychology Social and Behavioral Psychology http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022103111002198 ...
Sir Angus Deaton
2012
I use daily data on self-reported well-being (SWB) to examine how the Great Recession affected the emotional and evaluative lives of the population. In the fall of 2008 and lasting into the spring of 2009, at the bottom of the stock market, Americans ...
Emily Pronin
2012
Conflicts sometimes are characterized by a negative spiral, whereby they escalate due to the reciprocally aggressive and competitive behavior of the contending parties. This chapter proposes that people’s inclination to perceive others as biased ...
Eldar Shafir
2012
We studied the perception of wealth as a function of varying levels of assets and debt. We found that with total wealth held constant, people with positive net worth feel and are seen as wealthier when they have lower debt (despite having fewer assets). ...
2011
Sander van der Linden December, 2011 Current Psychology, 30(4), 355-374 Development Finance Microeconomics Psychology Social and Behavioral Psychology External Link ...
2011
November, 2011 With Aram Hur; 선거연구 Vol. 1, Issue 2 Elections Psychology Domestic Politics achen_civic_duty_and_voter_turnout_in_japan_and_south_korea_0.pdf http://kiss.kstudy.com/journal/thesis_name.asp?tname=kiss2002&key=2941299 ...
Roland Benabou
2011
This paper analyzes how private decisions and public policies are shaped by personal and societal preferences ("values"), material or other explicit incentives ("laws") and social sanctions or rewards ("norms"). It first ...
Daniel Kahneman
2011
In the international bestseller,  Thinking, Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman, the renowned psychologist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, takes us on a groundbreaking tour of the mind and explains the two systems that drive the way we think. ...
Benjamin Moll
2011
We analyze a model economy with many agents, each with a different productivity level. Agents divide their time between two activities: producing goods with the production-related knowledge they already have, and interacting with others in search of new, ...
Grigore Pop-Eleches
2011
IngentaConnect Twenty years after the collapse of communism, a rough consensus in the literature on postcommunist politics is that the past matters. Many questions remain, however, about exactly how, when, and why the past matters, especially in terms of ...
Joao Biehl
2011
Joao Biehl June, 2011 Medical Anthropology Quarterly, Vol. 25, Issue 2 Microeconomics Psychology Social and Behavioral Psychology http://joaobiehl.net/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/Homo-Economicus-and-Life-Markets... ...
Roland Benabou
2011
Roland Benabou May, 2011 With Jean Tirole; Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 126, Issue 2 Psychology Microeconomics Finance Economics and Finance http://qje.oxfordjournals.org/content/126/2/805.abstract?sid=047e20f3-885b-4d9b-... ...
Paul DiMaggio
2011
Paul DiMaggio May, 2011 With Filiz Garip; American Journal of Sociology, Vol. 116, Issue 6 Psychology Social and Behavioral Psychology http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/659653 ...
Emily Pronin
2010
Four experiments identify a tendency for people to believe that their own lives are more guided by the tenets of free will than are the lives of their peers. These tenets involve the a priori unpredictability of personal action, the presence of multiple ...
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 ...

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