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Title: Testing boundaries : a theory of adaption and framing effects in ongoing tasks
Author: Harrison, Timothy Samuel
Awarding Body: University of Bath
Current Institution: University of Bath
Date of Award: 2012
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Abstract:
This thesis investigates how information presentation affects decisions in ongoing task scenarios. For this purpose it reapplies the principles of bounded rationality and specifically framing effects into this domain. Over a number of studies. unique properties concerning both frame effectiveness and additional measures such as confidence are observed to occur. A theory of cognitive adaptation to novel scenarios, and a redefining of the concept of framing effects are proposed as a result.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.589641  DOI: Not available
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