Is timely information always better ? The effect of feedback frequency on decision making

@inproceedings{Lurie2008IsTI,
  title={Is timely information always better ? The effect of feedback frequency on decision making},
  author={Nicholas H. Lurie and Jayashankar M. Swaminathan},
  year={2008}
}
Recent advances in information technology make it possible for decision makers to track information in real-time and obtain frequent feedback on their decisions. From a normative sense, an increase in the frequency of feedback and the ability to make changes should lead to enhanced performance as decision makers are able to respond more quickly to changes in the environment and see the consequences of their actions. At the same time, there is reason to believe that more frequent feedback can… CONTINUE READING