Browsing by Keyword "Confirmation bias"
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Confirmation bias in individual-level perceptions of psychic distance: an experimental investigation
2015-11In this article we draw from social cognition theory to explore the influence of confirmation bias on perceptions of psychic distance. Despite the prominence of psychic distance, and other forms of distance, as potential ...
2015-02-19Decision makers often use ‘rules of thumb’, or heuristics, to help them handling decision situations (Kahneman and Tversky, 1979b). Those cognitive shortcuts are taken by the brain to cope with complexity and time limitation ...