Integrating temporal biases: the interplay of focal thoughts and accessibility experiences.

@article{Sanna2004IntegratingTB,
  title={Integrating temporal biases: the interplay of focal thoughts and accessibility experiences.},
  author={Lawrence J. Sanna and Norbert Schwarz},
  journal={Psychological science},
  year={2004},
  volume={15 7},
  pages={474-81}
}
We provide an integrative account of temporal biases (confidence changes, planning fallacy, impact bias, and hindsight bias). Students listed either 3 or 12 thoughts about success or failure before an upcoming real-life exam or immediately after learning their grades. Previous explanations had focused on how thought content alone (what comes to mind… CONTINUE READING