Delay Discounting

Known as: Temporal Discounting, Intertemporal Decision Making, Decision-Making, Intertemporal 
The tendency to devalue an outcome as a function of its temporal delay or probability of achievement. It can be evaluated in a psychological paradigm… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
  • Amy L. Odum
  • Journal of the experimental analysis of behavior
  • 2011
Delay discounting is the decline in the present value of a reward with delay to its receipt. Across a variety of species… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Delay discounting (DD) refers to the preference for smaller immediate rewards over larger but delayed rewards, and is considered… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Delay discounting (DD) is a measure of the degree to which an individual is driven by immediate gratification vs. the prospect of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND It is well known that individuals with schizophrenia have dopaminergic abnormalities as well as memory-related… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Discounting future outcomes as a function of their deferred availability underlies much of human decision making. Discounting, or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Research and clinical expertise indicates that impulsivity is an underlying feature of pathological gambling. This study examined… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
(c) Under the rule above, debt grows without bound if ξ < 1. But once the debt is as big as Y/r, the country can honor its… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Two studies compared participants, distinguished by their typical alcohol consumption, on the degree to which they discounted the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The present paper addresses the question of the form of the mathematical relation between the time until a delayed reward and its… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Subjects chose between pairs of hypothetical amounts of money available after different delays. When smaller, more immediate… (More)
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