Decision Modeling and Behavior in Complex and Uncertain Environments


ISBN: 978-0-387-77130-4 (Print) 978-0-387-77131-1 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Integrating Decision Analysis and Behavioral Models

    1. Chapter

      Pages 3-31

      Improving and Measuring the Effectiveness of Decision Analysis: Linking Decision Analysis and Behavioral Decision Research

    2. Chapter

      Pages 33-55

      Reducing Perceptual and Cognitive Challenges in Making Decisions with Models

    3. Chapter

      Pages 57-76

      Agricultural Decision Making in the Argentine Pampas: Modeling the Interaction between Uncertain and Complex Environments and Heterogeneous and Complex Decision Makers

  3. Innovations in Behavioral Model Analysis

    1. Chapter

      Pages 79-97

      On Optimal Satisficing: How Simple Policies Can Achieve Excellent Results

    2. Chapter

      Pages 99-124

      There Are Many Models of Transitive Preference: A Tutorial Review and Current Perspective

    3. Chapter

      Pages 125-141

      Integrating Compensatory and Noncompensatory Decision-Making Strategies in Dynamic Task Environments

    4. Chapter

      Pages 143-161

      Repeated Prisoner's Dilemma and Battle of Sexes Games: A Simulation Study

  4. Innovations in Descriptive Behavior Models

    1. Chapter

      Pages 165-198

      Individual Values and Social Goals in Environmental Decision Making

    2. Chapter

      Pages 199-226

      Does More Money Buy You More Happiness?

    3. Chapter

      Pages 227-249

      Cognitive Biases Affect the Acceptance of Tradeoff Studies

  5. Experimental Studies in Behavioral Research

    1. Chapter

      Pages 253-275

      Valuation of Vague Prospects with Mixed Outcomes

    2. Chapter

      Pages 277-308

      Collective Search in Concrete and Abstract Spaces

    3. Chapter

      Pages 309-337

      Braess Paradox in the Laboratory: Experimental Study of Route Choice in Traffic Networks with Asymmetric Costs

    4. Chapter

      Pages 339-358

      Non-Euclidean Traveling Salesman Problem

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 359-364