Groups Weight Outside Information Less Than Individuals Do Because They Should

  title={Groups Weight Outside Information Less Than Individuals Do Because They Should},
  author={Thomas Schultze and Andreas Mojzisch and Stefan Schulz-Hardt},
  journal={Psychological Science},
  pages={1371 - 1372}
In a recent article, Minson and Mueller (2012) compared advice taking in dyads and individuals by manipulating whether judges were individuals or dyads and whether advice was provided by individuals or dyads. They concluded that “collaborators’ reluctance to integrate external input into their decisions may substantially impair their ability to achieve their goals” (p. 223). This conclusion rested on the finding that dyads utilized advice less than did individuals working on the same task… 

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