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Why Don't You Click: Neural Correlates of Non-Click Behaviors in Web Search

@article{Ye2021WhyDY,
  title={Why Don't You Click: Neural Correlates of Non-Click Behaviors in Web Search},
  author={Ziyi Ye and Xiaohui Xie and Yiqun Liu and Zhihong Wang and Xuancheng Li and Jiaji Li and Xuesong Chen and M. Zhang and Shaoping Ma},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2021},
  volume={abs/2109.10560}
}
Web search heavily relies on click-through behavior as an essential feedback signal for performance improvement and evaluation. Traditionally, click is usually treated as a positive implicit feedback signal of relevance or usefulness, while non-click (especially nonclick after examination) is regarded as a signal of irrelevance or uselessness. However, there are many cases where users do not click on any search results but still satisfy their information need with the contents of the results… 

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