Individual differences in adult decision-making competence.

  title={Individual differences in adult decision-making competence.},
  author={W. Bruine de Bruin and A. Parker and B. Fischhoff},
  journal={Journal of personality and social psychology},
  volume={92 5},
  • W. Bruine de Bruin, A. Parker, B. Fischhoff
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Journal of personality and social psychology
  • The authors evaluated the reliability and validity of a set of 7 behavioral decision-making tasks, measuring different aspects of the decision-making process. The tasks were administered to individuals from diverse populations. Participants showed relatively consistent performance within and across the 7 tasks, which were then aggregated into an Adult Decision-Making Competence (A-DMC) index that showed good reliability. The validity of the 7 tasks and of overall A-DMC emerges in significant… CONTINUE READING

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