THE EFFECTS OF FEEDBACK ON SELF‐ASSESSMENT

ABSTRACT It is a well‐known phenomenon that people have difficulties in assessing their ability correctly. Often they overestimate their (relative) abilities. We conduct an experiment to test whether the self‐assessment of individuals improves when they receive feedback and there are incentives to m...

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Volume: 63
Main Author: Eberlein, Marion
Ludwig, Sandra
Nafziger, Julia
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Oxford, UK Blackwell Publishing Ltd 01.04.2011
WILEY
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published in: Bulletin of economic research Vol. 63; no. 2; pp. 177 - 199
ORCID: 0000-0003-3307-3073
Data of publication: April 2011
ISSN: 0307-3378
1467-8586
EISSN: 1467-8586
Discipline: Economics
Social Sciences (General)
Subjects:
C91
D01
D80
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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