Donald G. MacGregor

MacGregor-Bates, Inc.

Research Director

1010 Villard Ave.

Cottage Grove, OR 97424

United States

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

Perception of Financial Risk: A Survey Study of Advisors and Planners

Journal of Financial Planning, 1999
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Jun 2011
Donald G. MacGregor, Paul Slovic, Michael Berry and Harold Evensky
MacGregor-Bates, Inc., Decision Research, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Texas Tech University
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Pashtun Social Structure: Cultural Perceptions and Segmentary Lineage Organization - Understanding and Working Within Pashtun Society

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Sep 2011
Joseph A. Tainter and Donald G. MacGregor
Government of the United States of America - US Forest Service and MacGregor-Bates, Inc.
Downloads 1,063 (39,130)

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3.

A Singular Chain of Events

Futures Journal, Vol. 41, pp. 706-714, 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 04 Mar 2011
Donald G. MacGregor and Bruce Tonn
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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Affect, Risk, and Decision Making

Health Psychology, Vol. 24, pp. S35-S40, 2005
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2012
Decision Research, Ohio State University - Psychology Department, East-West CenterKaiser Permanente - Center for Health Research and MacGregor-Bates, Inc.
Downloads 548 (93,701)
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risk perception, risk analysis, affect heuristic, heuristics, rationality

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Imagery, Affect, and Financial Judgement

The Journal of Psychology and Financial Markets, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 104-110, 2000
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 19 Jun 2011
Donald G. MacGregor, Paul Slovic, David N. Dreman and Michael Berry
MacGregor-Bates, Inc., Decision Research, Dreman Value Management, LLC and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Retirement Plans and Health Care Expectations: A Survey of Preretirement Adults

Journal of Retirement Planning, Vol. 4, No. 2, 2001
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 01 Jul 2011
Donald G. MacGregor
MacGregor-Bates, Inc.
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Arab Cultural Influences on Intertemporal Reasoning

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Nov 2011
Donald G. MacGregor and Joseph Godfrey
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Intertemporal Reasoning and Cross-Cultural Decision Making

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2011
Donald G. MacGregor and Joseph Godfrey
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Decomposition for Judgmental Forecasting and Estimation

PRINCIPLES OF FORECASTING: A HANDBOOK FOR RESEARCHERS AND PRACTITIONERS, J. Scott Armstrong, ed., Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1999
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Apr 2011
Donald G. MacGregor
MacGregor-Bates, Inc.
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algorithmic decomposition, judgmental forecasting, numerical estimation

10.

Decision Making at Retirement – High Stakes for the Long Haul

Retirement Income Redesigned: Master Plans for Distribution: CFA Institute Conference Proceedings Quarterly, Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 64-74, September 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2012
Donald G. MacGregor
MacGregor-Bates, Inc.
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Observations on the Concept of Risk and Arab Culture

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Dec 2011
Donald G. MacGregor and Joseph Godfrey
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Retirement Plans and Financial Expectations: A Survey of Leading-Edge 'Baby Boomers'

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2010
Donald G. MacGregor and Paul Slovic
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and Decision Research
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Perception of Risks from Electromagnetic Fields: A Psychometric Evaluation of a Risk-Communication Approach

Risk Analysis, Vol. 14, No. 5, 1994
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 May 2011
Donald G. MacGregor, Paul Slovic and M. Granger Morgan
MacGregor-Bates, Inc., Decision Research and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Engineering and Public Policy
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Risk communication, risk perception, electromagnetic fields

14.

Perceived Risk and Driving Behavior: Lessons for Improving Traffic Safety in Emerging Market Countries

TRANSPORTATION, TRAFFIC SAFETY AND HEALTH, pp. 37-54, Hans von Holst, Åke Nygren, Åke E. Andersson, eds., Berlin: Human Behavior, 1998
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 May 2011
Donald G. MacGregor and Paul Slovic
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and Decision Research
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Problem Structuring Aids for Quantitative Estimation

Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, Vol. 4, pp. 101-116, 1991
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 May 2011
Donald G. MacGregor and Sarah Lichtenstein
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and Decision Research
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Decomposition, Quantitative Estimation, Human Judgment

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The Effects of Risk Perception and Adaptation on Health and Safety Interventions

WILDFIRE RISK: HUMAN PERCEPTIONS AND MANAGEMENT IMPLICATIONS, pp. 142-155, Wade E. Martin, Carol Raish, Brian Kent, eds., 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Sep 2011
MacGregor-Bates, Inc., East-West CenterKaiser Permanente - Center for Health Research and Department of Agriculture (USDA), Forest Service, Forest Service Fire Laboratory
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Perception of Risk in Automotive Systems

Human Factors, 1989, Vol. 31, No. 4, pp. 377-389, 1989
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 May 2011
Donald G. MacGregor and Paul Slovic
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and Decision Research
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18.

Individual Approaches to Futures Thinking and Decision Making

Futures Journal, Vol. 41, pp. 117-125, 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Feb 2011
Donald G. MacGregor and Bruce Tonn
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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19.

Categorical Confidence

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Apr 2010
Baruch Fischhoff, Donald G. MacGregor and Sarah Lichtenstein
Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Institute for Politics and Strategy, Carnegie Mellon University, MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and Decision Research
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Structuring Knowledge Retrieval: An Analysis of Decomposed Quantitative Judgments

Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Vol. 42, pp. 303-323, 1988
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Jun 2011
Donald G. MacGregor, Sarah Lichtenstein and Paul Slovic
MacGregor-Bates, Inc., Decision Research and Decision Research
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21.

Risk Perception, Communication, and Community Relations

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Apr 2010
Donald G. MacGregor
MacGregor-Bates, Inc.
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22.

Cultural Influences on Intertemporal Reasoning: An Annotated Bibliography

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Dec 2011
Donald G. MacGregor, Joseph A. Tainter and Joseph Godfrey
MacGregor-Bates, Inc., Government of the United States of America - US Forest Service and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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23.

Lay and Expert Perceptions of Planetary Protection

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Apr 2010
Donald G. MacGregor and Paul Slovic
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and Decision Research
Downloads 60 (648,299)
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space exploration, planetary protection, Mars, hazards

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Judgmental Decomposition: When Does it Work?

International Journal of Forecasting, Vol. 10, pp. 495-906, 1994
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2012
Donald G. MacGregor and J. Scott Armstrong
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and University of Pennsylvania - Marketing Department
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Decision analysis, estimation, extreme values, forecasting, multiplicative

25.

Structuring as an Aid to Performance in Base-Rate Problems (Report No. 84-16)

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Mar 2010
Sarah Lichtenstein and Donald G. MacGregor
Decision Research and MacGregor-Bates, Inc.
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Microbiologists’ Perceptions of Planetary Protection

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 May 2012
Margaret Race and Donald G. MacGregor
affiliation not provided to SSRN and MacGregor-Bates, Inc.
Downloads 50 (705,257)

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planetary protection, perception of risk

27.

Factors Influencing Line Officers' Decisions About National Environmental Policy Act Project Design and Development

General Technical Report PNW-GTR-766
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Mar 2011
Donald G. MacGregor and David Seesholtz
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and Government of the United States of America - Pacific Northwest Research Station
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National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), Planning, Land Management Decision-Making, Forest Service

28.

Understanding Public Reaction to Risk Analysis

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Apr 2010
Donald G. MacGregor
MacGregor-Bates, Inc.
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29.

Risk Perception and Symptom Reporting

Risk Analysis, Vol. 16, No. 6, 1996
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 May 2011
Donald G. MacGregor and Raymond Fleming
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Risk perception, intuitive toxicology, illness perception, chemical exposure

30.

Decision Modeling for Analyzing Fire Action Outcomes

Research Paper PSW-RP-258
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 24 Feb 2011
Donald G. MacGregor and Armando Gonzalez-Caban
MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and Department of Agriculture (USDA), Forest Service, Forest Service Fire Laboratory
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Event-frame model, Old Fire, Fork Fire, wildfire decisionmaking, fire management

31.

Integrated Research to Improve Fire Management Decision Making

Government of the United States of America – Pacific Northwest Research Station, General Technical Report PNW-GTR-630
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2012
Donald G. MacGregor
MacGregor-Bates, Inc.
Downloads 31 (841,428)

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fire management, decision making, strategic planning

32.

The Future of Fire in Environmental Management

Futures Journal, Forthcoming
Posted: 10 Mar 2011
Donald G. MacGregor
MacGregor-Bates, Inc.

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33.

Imagery, Affect, and Decision Making

Posted: 14 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2017
Paul Slovic, Donald G. MacGregor and Ellen Peters
Decision Research, MacGregor-Bates, Inc. and Ohio State University - Psychology Department

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