Small Group Meeting 2017

Contextualized Decision Making

Small Group Meeting at the University of Mannheim
(Organizers: Arndt Bröder, Thorsten Meiser & Pascal Kieslich)

March 3-5, 2017



Friday, 02:00 pm – 02:30 pm, Room O 138 Fuchs-Petrolub-Festsaal

Rosemarie Tracy
Welcome Address

Arndt Bröder
Portrait Research Group

Social Cognition and Motivation in Decision Making

Friday, 02:30 pm – 06:00 pm, Room O 138 Fuchs-Petrolub-Festsaal
Session chair: Herbert Bless

Ruud Custers
When human behavior is misinformed by beliefs:
The formation of erroneous action-outcome representations
(Ruud Custers & Toby Pilditch)

Michaela Wänke
Pragmatic persuasion
(Michaela Wänke)

Nira Liberman
The effect of spatio-temporal distance on motivation:
On some antecedents and moderators of goal gradients
(Nira Liberman)

Herbert Bless
A closer look at (social) psychologists' silver bullet:
Inevitable and evitable side effects of the experimental approach
(Herbert Bless)

Cognitive Models of Decision Making

Saturday, 09:00 am – 12:30 am, Room O 138 Fuchs-Petrolub-Festsaal
Session chair: Thorsten Meiser

Bettina von Helversen
Unstacking Judgments: What response distributions reveal
about the cognitive process in multiple-cue judgment
(Bettina von Helversen, Rebecca Albrecht, Janina Hoffmann,
Tim Pleskac, & Jörg Rieskamp)

Arndt Bröder
A new and unique prediction for cue-search in a parallel-constraint
satisfaction network model: The attraction search effect
(Arndt Bröder, Marc Jekel, & Andreas Glöckner)

Edgar Erdfelder
Personality determinants of decision heuristic use:
The case of the recognition heuristic
(Martha Michalkiewicz, Edgar Erdfelder, & Rüdiger F. Pohl)

Thorsten Pachur
The Power of two: How do training conditions shape
multiple-cue decision making in groups?
(Thorsten Pachur, Dries Trippas, Christin Schulze, & Ralf Kurvers)

Information Sampling and Decision Making

Saturday, 02:30 pm – 06:00 pm, Room O 138 Fuchs-Petrolub-Festsaal
Session chair: Michaela Wänke

Gaël Le Mens
Contingent crowd formation hinders the benefits
of the wisdom of the crowd

(Gaël Le Mens, Balázs Kovács, Judith Avrahami, & Yaakov Kareev

Mandy Hütter
Adaptive information integration in dialectical bootstrapping:
The interplay of bracketing, interval width, and integration strategies
(Mandy Hütter, Jochim Hansen, & Klaus Fiedler)

Thorsten Meiser & Franziska Bott
Inference and use of pseudocontingencies in choice behavior:
Individual and situational moderators

(Thorsten Meiser, Hanna Fleig, Jan Rummel, & Franziska Bott)

Klaus Fiedler
Interplay of Brunswikean and Thurstonian sampling effects:
Beyond the naive statistician
(Klaus Fiedler & Florian Kutzner)

Metacognitive Processes

Sunday, 09:00 am – 11:45 am, Room O 138 Fuchs-Petrolub-Festsaal
Session chair: Edgar Erdfelder

Rakefet Ackerman
The puzzle of time allocation to the most challenging items
(Rakefet Ackerman)

Monika Undorf
Simultaneous utilization of multiple intrinsic and extrinsic cues
in judgments of learning

(Monika Undorf, Anke Söllner, & Arndt Bröder)

Klaus Fiedler
Information quantity and decision quality -
A memorable set of findings
(Klaus Fiedler, Jürgen Eichberger, & Knut Schnell)

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