Russell Golman

Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences

Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

The Demand for, and Avoidance of, Information

Number of pages: 118 Posted: 20 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2021
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Social and Decision Sciences
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curiosity, information, information gap, motivated attention, ostrich effect

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Information Avoidance

Journal of Economic Literature, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 21 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2016
Russell Golman, David Hagmann and George Loewenstein
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
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Citation 124

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information, information avoidance, behavioral economics

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Citation 60

Disclosure: Psychology Changes Everything

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-30
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2013
George Loewenstein, Cass R. Sunstein and Russell Golman
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Harvard Law School and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
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Citation 60

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regulation, public disclosure, psychology, economics

Disclosure: Psychology Changes Everything

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 6, pp. 391-419, 2014
Posted: 08 Aug 2014
George Loewenstein, Cass R. Sunstein and Russell Golman
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Harvard Law School and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences

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Information Gaps for Risk and Ambiguity

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 May 2015 Last Revised: 26 May 2015
Russell Golman, George Loewenstein and Nikolos Gurney
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Students
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ambiguity, gambling, information gap, risk, uncertainty

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The Preference for Belief Consonance

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Jun 2016
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, University of Oslo - Department of Economics and University of Verona - Department of Economics
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Beliefs, Consonance, Utility, Identity

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Curiosity in News Consumption

Qiu, Jingyi, and Russell Golman. "Curiosity in news consumption." Available at SSRN 4221372 (2024).
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 28 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2024
Jingyi Qiu and Russell Golman
University of Michigan, School of Information and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
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Belief-based Utility, Curiosity, Information Gap, Natural Language Processing, News Consumption

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It's so Hot in Here: Information Avoidance, Moral Wiggle Room, and High Air Conditioning Usage

FEEM Working Paper No. 07.2018
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Mar 2018
Giovanna D'Adda, Yu Gao, Russell Golman and Massimo Tavoni
University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM), Polytechnic University of Milan - School of Management, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM)
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Information Avoidance, Energy Efficiency, Moral Wiggle Room

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Acceptable Discourse: Social Norms of Beliefs and Opinions

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Jul 2022
Russell Golman
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
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Beliefs; Opinions; Political Correctness; Signaling; Social Norms

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The Collective Wisdom of Behavioral Game Theory

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Sep 2021
Shu Huang and Russell Golman
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
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Dual Accumulator Model, Level-k Reasoning, Model Aggregation, Noisy Introspection, Strategic Decision Making

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Good Manners: Signaling Social Preferences

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 May 2015
Russell Golman
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
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cheap talk; credible communication; etiquette; signaling; social preferences

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Focusing on the Upside or the Downside: A Model of Menu-Dependent Risk Attitude

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Apr 2020
Zhuo Chen and Russell Golman
Shandong University - Center for Economic Research and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
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Impatience for Information: Curiosity Is Here Today, Gone Tomorrow

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 31 May 2023
Andras Molnar and Russell Golman
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
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curiosity, effort, information gap, performance feedback, time discounting

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A Regularized Weighting Model of Judgment Aggregation

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2022
Shu Huang, Russell Golman and Stephen Broomell
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
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wisdom of crowds, forecast aggregation, regularization

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When Energy Conservation Nudges Do Not Work: The Roles of Strategic Information Avoidance and Belief Manipulation

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Nov 2023
Giovanna D'Adda, Yu Gao, Russell Golman and Massimo Tavoni
Milano University, Peking University, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Social norm salience, Nudges, Motivated belief, Moral wiggle room, environmental behavior