Authors: Maciej Kos, Anna Blajer-Gołębiewska, Dagmara Wach
Conference: The Society for Judgment and Decision Making Annual Conference
Location, dates: Chicago, Illinois, USA, 20-23 November 2015
Organizer: The Society for Judgment and Decision Making
When do we avoid health-risk information? Quality information is fundamental to forming accurate judgments. However, some empirical studies suggest that in real life decision-makers often prefer knowing less to more. We tested conditions under which individuals ignore health-risk information in an incentivized online experiment.