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    Speed, frugality, and the empirical basis of Take-The-Best

    Oaksford, Michael (2000) Speed, frugality, and the empirical basis of Take-The-Best. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 23 (5), pp. 760-761. ISSN 0140-525X.

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    Abstract

    This commentary questions the claim that Take-The-Best provides a cognitively more plausible account of cue utilisation in decision making because it is faster and more frugal than alternative algorithms. It is also argued that the experimental evidence for Take-The-Best, or non-integrative algorithms, is weak and appears consistent with people normally adopting an integrative approach to cue utilisation.

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    Item Type: Article
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Science > Psychological Sciences
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 20 Sep 2016 10:24
    Last Modified: 20 Sep 2016 10:24
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/16109

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