Gender differences in reaction to psychological pressure: evidence from tennis players

Using data on about 35,000 professional tennis matches, we test whether men and women react differently to psychological pressure arising from the outcomes of sequential stages in a competition. We show that, with respect to men, women losing the first set are much more likely to play poorly the sec...

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Volume: 26
Main Author: De Paola, Maria
Scoppa, Vincenzo
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Routledge 04.05.2017
ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
Psychology Press
published in: European journal of work and organizational psychology Vol. 26; no. 3; pp. 444 - 456
Data of publication: 5/4/2017
ISSN: 1359-432X
1464-0643
EISSN: 1464-0643
Discipline: Psychology
Business
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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