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The deliberate selection of a single alternative amongst multiple alternatives.
RPoldrack about one year ago.

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Tasks that are asserted to measure decision making

TaskContrast Measure

Hidden State Decision Making Task
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    color-word stroop task
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      color-word stroop with task switching
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        consensus decision-making task
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          Information Sampling Task
          • probability of the participant's decision being correct based on the available evidence at the time of the decision
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          Hungry Donkey Task
          • response time for "bad" or risky doors minus response time for "good" doors
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          Iowa Gambling Task
          • "safe" deck versus "risky" deck choices
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          Cambridge risk task
          • reward probability-amount ratio
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          "Initial definition retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Decision_making"
          NPicchetti (about six years ago)

          Term History

          REVISION 6

          Definition contributed by MJohansen about five years ago:The selection of a course of action among several alternatives.

          REVISION 5

          Definition contributed by TDavis about five years ago:The selection of a course of action among several alternatives.

          REVISION 4

          Definition contributed by BGregory about six years ago:the mental processes (cognitive process) resulting in the selection of a course of action among several alternatives.

          REVISION 3

          Definition contributed by BGregory about six years ago:the mental processes (cognitive process) resulting in the selection of a course of action among several alternatives.

          REVISION 2

          Definition contributed by BGregory about seven years ago:the mental processes (cognitive process) resulting in the selection of a course of action among several alternatives. (from Wikipedia)

          REVISION 1

          Definition contributed by SAdministrator about eight years ago:No definition submitted yet

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