Context effects produced by question orders reveal quantum nature of human judgments

July 24, 2014

Decision Sciences member Zheng Joyce Wang, associate professor, communication, is lead author of a new study using quantum theory to predict a surprising regularity in human behavior, with unusual accuracy for the social sciences, in a large set of different surveys. Wang collaborated with Tyler Solloway, a PhD candidate in communication, on the research. The study was published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

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