"Feeling more regret than I would have imagined": Self-report and behavioral evidence.

People tend to overestimate emotional responses to future events. This study examined whether such affective forecasting errors occur for feelings of regret, as measured by self-report and subsequent decision-making. Some participants played a pricing game and lost by a narrow or wide margin, while...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Fernandez-Duque, Diego., Landers, Jessica.
Format: Villanova Faculty Authorship
Published: 2008
Online Access:http://ezproxy.villanova.edu/login?url=https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:176001