Time Matters Less When Outcomes Differ: Unimodal vs. Cross-Modal Comparisons in Intertemporal Choice

Unimodal intertemporal decisions involve comparing options of the same type (e.g., apples now versus apples later), and cross-modal decisions involve comparing options of different types (e.g., a car now versus a vacation later). As we show, existing models of intertemporal choice do not allow time...

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Volume: 64
Main Author: Cubitt, Robin
McDonald, Rebecca
Read, Daniel
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Academic
Place of publication: CATONSVILLE INFORMS 01.02.2018
Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences
published in: Management science Vol. 64; no. 2; pp. 873 - 887
Data of publication: 20180200
ISSN: 0025-1909
1526-5501
EISSN: 1526-5501
Discipline: Economics
Business
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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