ERIC Number: EJ509708
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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The Monty Hall Dilemma.
Granberg, Donald; Brown, Thad A.
Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, v21 n7 p711-23 Jul 1995
Examines people's behavior in the Monty Hall Dilemma (MHD), in which a person must make two decisions to win a prize. In a series of five studies, found that people misapprehend probabilities in the MHD. Discusses the MHD's relation to illusion of control, belief perseverance, and the status quo bias. (RJM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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