• Corpus ID: 247292778

Choice and Attention Across Time

  title={Choice and Attention Across Time},
  author={Xi Zhi Lim},
  • X. Lim
  • Published 7 March 2022
  • Economics
I study how past choices affect future choices in the framework of attention. Limited consideration causes a failure of"rationality", where better options are not chosen because the decision maker has failed to consider them. I innovate and consider sequences of choices, where past choices are necessarily considered in future choice problems. This provides a link between two kinds of rationality violations: those that occur in a cross-section of one-shot decisions and those that occur within a…