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Missing: A Serious Game for the Mitigation of Cognitive Biases

@inproceedings{Symborski2014MissingAS,
  title={Missing: A Serious Game for the Mitigation of Cognitive Biases},
  author={Carl Symborski and Meg Barton and Mary Magee Quinn and Carey K. Morewedge and Karim S. Kassam and James Korris},
  year={2014}
}
The current study was designed to address the following research question: Can a computer game provide an effective mechanism for training adults to identify and mitigate their cognitive biases? Human decision making relies on a variety of simple heuristic decision rules that can be quick and effective mental shortcuts when making judgments. However, these heuristics can also lead to irrational thinking and problem-solving in ways that produce errors or illogicality, known as cognitive biases… Expand

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