Trust Your Heart: Assessing Cooperation and Trust with Biosignals in Computer-Mediated Interactions

This study examines heartrate sharing in the context of a trust-building game. Through quantitative and qualitative analyses, we find that "elevated" (versus "normal") heartrate of an exchange partner is associated with negative mood attributions and reduced cooperation in a social dilemma game. To investigate how specific our findings are to heartrate (as… CONTINUE READING