G Gigerenzer

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Affiliation: Max Planck Institute for Psychological Research
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The psychology of good judgment: frequency formats and simple algorithms
    G Gigerenzer
    Center for Adaptive Behavior and Cognition, Max Planck Institute for Psychological Research, Munich, Germany
    Med Decis Making 16:273-80. 1996
  2. ncbi request reprint Reasoning the fast and frugal way: models of bounded rationality
    G Gigerenzer
    Center for Adaptive Behavior and Cognition, Max Planck Institute for Psychological Research, Munich, Germany
    Psychol Rev 103:650-69. 1996
  3. ncbi request reprint Hindsight bias: a by-product of knowledge updating?
    U Hoffrage
    Center for Adaptive Behavior and Cognition, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 26:566-81. 2000

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Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint The psychology of good judgment: frequency formats and simple algorithms
    G Gigerenzer
    Center for Adaptive Behavior and Cognition, Max Planck Institute for Psychological Research, Munich, Germany
    Med Decis Making 16:273-80. 1996
    ..The author describes a fast and frugal algorithm. Take The Best, that violates standard principles of rational inference but can be as accurate as sophisticated "optimal" models for diagnostic inference...
  2. ncbi request reprint Reasoning the fast and frugal way: models of bounded rationality
    G Gigerenzer
    Center for Adaptive Behavior and Cognition, Max Planck Institute for Psychological Research, Munich, Germany
    Psychol Rev 103:650-69. 1996
    ..This result in an existence proof that cognitive mechanisms capable of successful performance in the real world do not need to satisfy the classical norms of rational inference...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hindsight bias: a by-product of knowledge updating?
    U Hoffrage
    Center for Adaptive Behavior and Cognition, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 26:566-81. 2000
    ..The authors conclude that hindsight bias can be understood as a by-product of an adaptive process, namely the updating of knowledge after feedback...