Are juvenile offenders extreme future discounters?

Abstract

It has been the prevailing view that young offenders are more present oriented than their peers, but this view has little empirical basis other than the actions that have defined these youth as offenders. In the present study, we used a decision task with actual monetary consequences to assess the tendency of young offenders and a control group of high… (More)

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@article{Wilson2006AreJO, title={Are juvenile offenders extreme future discounters?}, author={Margo I. Wilson and Martin Daly}, journal={Psychological science}, year={2006}, volume={17 11}, pages={989-94} }