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Name: Michael H. BirnbaumUpdated: August 29, 2021
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Dept. of Psychology
C. S. U. F.
Fullerton, CA 92834-6846 USA
Phone Nos:657- 278-2102
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Educational History:
 
1968
 
B.A. Psychology-Mathematics (Summa Cum Laude)
University of California, Los Angeles
 
 1972
 
Ph.D. Psychology,
University of California, Los Angeles
 
Title of Thesis:
 
The nonadditivity of impressions
(Allen Parducci, thesis supervisor)
 
Professional History:
 
 2015-
 
California State University, Fullerton
Professor Emeritus
 1986-2020
 
California State University, Fullerton
Professor of Psychology and Director, Decision Research Center
 1974-1988

 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Professor of Psychology (1982-1988)
Head, Division of Measurement and I/O Psych, 1980
Associate Prof & Tenured, 1976
Assistant Professor of Psychology (1974-76)
 1973-1974Kansas State University
Assistant Prof. of Psychology
 1972-1973University of California, San Diego
NIMH Postdoctoral Scholar
 
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  1. Birnbaum, M. H., Parducci, A., & Gifford, R. K. (1971). Contextual effects in information integration. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 88(2), 158-170.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/h0030880
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  2. Birnbaum, M. H. (1972). Morality judgments: Tests of an averaging model. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 93(1), 35-42.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/h0032589
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  3. Birnbaum, M. H. (1973). The Devil rides again: Correlation as an index of fit. Psychological Bulletin, 79(4), 239-242.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/h0033853
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  4. Birnbaum, M. H., & Veit, C. T. (1973). Judgmental illusion produced by contrast with expectancy. Perception & Psychophysics, 13(1), 149-152.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03207251
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  5. Birnbaum, M. H. (1973). Morality judgment: Test of an averaging model with differential weights. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 99(3), 395-399.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/h0035216
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  6. Birnbaum, M. H. (1974). The nonadditivity of personality impressions. Journal of Experimental Psychology Monograph, 102(3), 543-561.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/h0036014
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  7. Birnbaum, M. H. (1974). Reply to the Devil's advocates: Don't confound model testing and measurement. Psychological Bulletin, 81(11), 854-859.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/h0037132
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  8. Birnbaum, M. H. (1974). Using contextual effects to derive psychophysical scales. Perception & Psychophysics, 15(1), 89-96.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03205834
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  9. Birnbaum, M. H., Kobernick, M., & Veit, C. T. (1974). Subjective correlation and the size-numerosity illusion. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 102(3), 537-539.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/h0035857
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  10. Birnbaum, M. H., & Veit, C. T. (1974). Scale-free tests of an additive model for the size-weight illusion. Perception & Psychophysics, 16(2), 276-282.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03203942
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  11. Birnbaum, M. H., & Veit, C. T. (1974). Scale convergence as a criterion for rescaling: Information integration with difference, ratio, and averaging tasks. Perception & Psychophysics, 15(1), 7-15.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03205820
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  12. Riskey, D. R., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1974). Compensatory effects in moral judgment: Two rights don't make up for a wrong. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 103(1), 171-173.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/h0036892
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  13. Birnbaum, M. H. (1975). Expectancy and judgment. In F. Restle, R. Shiffrin, N. J. Castellan, H. Lindman, & D. Pisoni (Eds.), Cognitive Theory, Vol. 1 (pp. 107-118). Hillsdale, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
    https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203781548-7
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  14. Rose, B. J., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1975). Judgments of differences and ratios of numerals. Perception & Psychophysics, 18(3), 194-200.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03205967
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  15. Anderson, T., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1976). Test of an additive model of social inference. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 33(6), 655-662.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0022-3514.33.6.655
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  16. Birnbaum, M. H. (1976). Intuitive numerical prediction. American Journal of Psychology, 89(3), 417-429.
    https://doi.org/10.2307/1421615
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  17. Birnbaum, M. H., Wong, R., & Wong, L. (1976). Combining information from sources that vary in credibility. Memory & Cognition, 4(3), 330-336.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03213185
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  18. Sue Doe Nihm (Pseudonym). (1976). Polynomial law of sensation. American Psychologist, 31(11), 808-809. (satire)
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0003-066x.31.11.808
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  19. Sue Doe Nihm (Pseudonym). (1977). Sue Doe replies. American Psychologist, 32(9), 782-783.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/h0078521
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  20. Birnbaum, M. H., & Elmasian, R. (1977). Loudness ratios and differences involve the same psychophysical operation. Perception & Psychophysics, 22(4), 383-391.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03199704
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  21. Birnbaum, M. H. (1978). Differences and ratios in psychological measurement. In N.J. Castellan & F. Restle, (Eds.), Cognitive Theory, Vol. 3 (pp. 33-74). Hillsdale, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
    https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315802473
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  22. Birnbaum, M. H. (1978). Theories of psychophysical measurement. In N.J. Castellan & F. Restle, (Eds.), Cognitive Theory, Vol. 3 (pp. 1-5). Hillsdale, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
    https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315802473
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  23. Birnbaum, M. H., & Mellers, B. A. (1978). Measurement and the mental map. Perception & Psychophysics, 23(5), 403-408.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03204143
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  24. Hagerty, M., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1978). Nonmetric tests of ratio vs. subtractive theories of stimulus comparison. Perception & Psychophysics, 24(2), 121-129.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03199538
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  25. Birnbaum, M. H., & Stegner, S. E. (1979). Source credibility in social judgment: Bias, expertise, and the judge's point of view. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 37(1), 48-74.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0022-3514.37.1.48
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  26. Birnbaum, M. H. (1979). Reply to Eisler: On the subtractive theory of stimulus comparison. Perception & Psychophysics, 25(2), 150-156.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03198802
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  27. Birnbaum, M. H. (1979). Procedures for the detection and correction of salary inequities. In T. R. Pezzullo and B. E. Brittingham (Eds.), Salary Equity: Detecting and Estimating Sex Bias in Salaries Among College and University Professors (pp. 121-144). Lexington, Mass.: Lexington Books.
    https://eric.ed.gov/?id=ED178000
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  28. Birnbaum, M. H. (1979). Is there sex bias in salaries of psychologists? American Psychologist, 34(8), 719-720.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0003-066x.34.8.719
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  29. Birnbaum, M. H., & Mellers, B. A. (1979). Stimulus recognition may mediate exposure effects. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 37(3), 391-394.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0022-3514.37.3.391
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  30. Birnbaum, M. H., & Mellers, B. A. (1979). One-mediator model of exposure effects is still viable. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 37(6), 1090-1096.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0022-3514.37.6.1090
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  31. Birnbaum, M. H. (1980). Comparison of two theories of "ratio" and "difference" judgments. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 109(3), 304-319.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0096-3445.109.3.304
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  32. Birnbaum, M. H., & Stegner, S. E. (1981). Measuring the importance of cues in judgment for individuals: Subjective theories of IQ as a function of heredity and environment. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 17(2), 159-182.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0022-1031(81)90012-3
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  33. Birnbaum, M. H. (1981). Limitations of physical correlate theory of psychophysical judgment. The Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 4(2), 190-191.
    https://doi.org/10.1017/s0140525x00008293
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  34. Birnbaum, M. H. (1981). Thinking and feeling: A skeptical review. American Psychologist, 36(1), 99-101.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0003-066x.36.1.99.b
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  35. Birnbaum, M. H. (1981). Reason to avoid triangular designs in nonmetric scaling. Perception & Psychophysics, 29(3), 291-293.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03207299
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  36. Birnbaum, M. H. (1981). Reply to McLaughlin: Proper path models for theoretical partialling. American Psychologist, 36(10), 1193-1195.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0003-066x.36.10.1193
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  37. Birnbaum, M. H. (1982). Controversies in psychological measurement. In B. Wegener (Ed.), Social attitudes and psychophysical measurement (pp. 401-485). Hillsdale, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
    https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203780947
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  38. Birnbaum, M. H. (1982). Discussion of the chapter by Moskowitz. In J. T. Kuznicki, R. A. Johnson, and A. F. Rutkiewic (Eds.), Selected sensory methods: Problems and approaches to hedonics, ASTM ATP 773, American Society for Testing Materials, p. 32-33.
    https://doi.org/10.1520/stp773-eb
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  39. Birnbaum, M. H. (1982). Problems with so-called 'direct' scaling. In J. T. Kuznicki, R. A. Johnson, and A. F. Rutkiewic (Eds.), Selected sensory methods: Problems and approaches to hedonics, ASTM STP 773, American Society for Testing and Materials, p. 34-48.
    https://doi.org/10.1520/stp30084s
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  40. Birnbaum, M. H. (1982). On the one-mediator null hypothesis of salary equity. American Psychologist, 37(10), 1146-1147.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0003-066x.37.10.1146
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  41. Birnbaum, M. H. (1982). On rescaling data to fit the model and concluding that the model fits: A note on monotonic transformation. Perception & Psychophysics, 32(3), 293- 296.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03206235
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  42. Mellers, B. A., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1982). Loci of contextual effects in judgment. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 8(4), 582- 601.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0096-1523.8.4.582
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  43. Birnbaum, M. H. (1983). Perceived equity of salary policies. Journal of Applied Psychology, 68(1), 49-59.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0021-9010.68.1.49
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  44. Birnbaum, M. H. (1983). Base rates in Bayesian inference: Signal detection analysis of the cab problem. American Journal of Psychology, 96(1), 85-94.
    https://doi.org/10.2307/1422211
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  45. Birnbaum, M. H. (1983). Scale convergence as a principle for the study of perception. In H.-G. Geissler and V. Sarris (Eds.), Modern issues in perceptual psychology (pp. 319-335). North Holland.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/s0166-4115(08)62069-5
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    See also: Advances in Psychology,11, 1983, 319-335.
  46. Birnbaum, M. H., & Mellers, B. A. (1983). Bayesian inference: Combining base rates with opinions of sources who vary in credibility. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 45(4), 792-804.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0022-3514.45.4.792
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  47. Mellers, B. A., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1983). Contextual effects in social judgment. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 19(2), 157-171.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0022-1031(83)90035-5
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  48. Birnbaum, M. H. (1984). Philosophical criteria for psychological explanation. Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 22(6), 562-565.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03333908
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  49. Elmasian, R., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1984). A harmonious note on pitch: Scales of pitch derived from subtractive model of comparison agree with the musical scale. Perception & Psychophysics, 36(6), 531-537.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03207513
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  50. Mellers, B. A., Davis, D., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1984). Weight of evidence supports one operation for "ratios" and "differences" of heaviness. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 10(2), 216-230.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0096-1523.10.2.216
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  51. Birnbaum, M. H. (1984). Transitivity in the Big Ten. Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 22(4), 351-353.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03333840
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  52. Sue Doe Nihm (pseudonym). (1984). Self-reports on mental processes: A response to Birnbaum and Stegner. Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society, 22(5), 426-427.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03333866
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  53. Birnbaum, M. H. (1985). Relationships among models of salary bias. American Psychologist, 40(7), 862-866.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0003-066x.40.7.862
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  54. Birnbaum, M. H., & Hynan, L. G. (1986). Judgments of salary bias and test bias from statistical evidence. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 37(2), 266-278.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0749-5978(86)90055-5
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  55. Birnbaum, M. H. (1989). Distributional vs. error-filled procedures for transformation. Perception & Psychophysics, 45(3), 275-278.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03210708
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  56. Birnbaum, M. H. (1989). To resolve Fechner vs. Stevens: Settle the dispute concerning "ratios" and "differences." Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 12(2), 270-271.
    https://doi.org/10.1017/s0140525x00048597
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  57. Birnbaum, M. H., Anderson, C. J., & Hynan, L. G. (1989). Two operations for "ratios" and "differences" of distances on the mental map. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 15(4), 785-796.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0096-1523.15.4.785
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  58. Birnbaum, M. H., & Mellers, B. A. (1989). Mediated models for the analysis of confounded variables and self-selected samples. Journal of Educational Statistics, 14(2), 146-158.
    https://doi.org/10.3102/10769986014002146
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  59. Birnbaum, M. H. (1990). Scale convergence and psychophysical laws. In H.-G. Geissler, M. H. Mueller, & W. Prinz (Eds.), Psychophysical explorations of mental structures (pp. 49-57). Toronto: Hogrefe & Huber.
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  60. Birnbaum, M. H., Anderson, C. J., & Hynan, L. G. (1990). Theories of bias in probability judgment. In J.-P. Caverni, J.-M. Fabre, & M. Gonzalez (Eds.), Cognitive biases (pp. 477-498). Amsterdam: North Holland.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/s0166-4115(08)61338-2
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    See also: Advances in Psychology, 68, 477-498.
  61. Birnbaum, M. H., & Jou, J. W. (1990). A theory of comparative response times and "difference" judgments. Cognitive Psychology, 22(2), 184-210.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0010-0285(90)90015-v
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  62. Hardin, C., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1990). Malleability of "ratio" judgments of occupational prestige. American Journal of Psychology, 103(1), 1-20.
    https://doi.org/10.2307/1423256
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  63. Varey, C. A., Mellers, B. A., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1990). Judgments of proportions. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 16(3), 613- 625.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0096-1523.16.3.613
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  64. Birnbaum, M. H., & Sotoodeh, Y. (1991). Measurement of stress: Scaling the magnitudes of life changes, Psychological Science, 2(4), 236-243.
    https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9280.1991.tb00141.x
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  65. Birnbaum, M. H. (1992). Issues in utility measurement. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 52(3), 319-330.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0749-5978(92)90024-2
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  66. Birnbaum, M. H. (1992). Predicting health from stress: Response to Crandall. Psychological Science, 3(5), 319-320.
    https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9280.1992.tb00682.x
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  67. Birnbaum, M. H. (1992). Should contextual effects in human judgment be avoided? (Review of E. C. Poulton, Bias in Quantifying Judgments, Hillsdale, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates). Contemporary Psychology, 37(1), 21-23.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/031772
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  68. Birnbaum, M. H. (1992). Violations of monotonicity and contextual effects in choice- based certainty equivalents. Psychological Science, 3(5), 310-314.
    https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9280.1992.tb00679.x
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  69. Birnbaum, M. H., Coffey, G., Mellers, B. A., & Weiss, R. (1992). Utility measurement: Configural-weight theory and the judge's point of view. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 18(2), 331-346.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0096-1523.18.2.331
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  70. Birnbaum, M. H., & Sutton, S. E. (1992). Scale convergence and utility measurement. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 52(2), 183-215.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0749-5978(92)90035-6
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  71. Mellers, B. A., Chang, S., Birnbaum, M. H., & Ordóñez, L. (1992). Preferences, prices, and ratings in risky decision making. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 18(2), 347-361.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0096-1523.18.2.347
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  72. Mellers, B. A., Ordóñez, L., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1992). A change-of-process theory for contextual effects and preference reversals in risky decision making. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 52(3), 331-369.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0749-5978(92)90025-3
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  73. Mellers, B. A., Richards, V., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1992). Distributional theories of impression formation. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 51(3), 313-343.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0749-5978(92)90016-z
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  74. Mellers, B. A., Weiss, R., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1992). Violations of dominance in pricing judgments. Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 5(1), 73-90.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/bf00208788
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  75. Weber, E. U., Anderson, C. J., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1992). A theory of perceived risk and attractiveness. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 52(3), 492-523.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0749-5978(92)90030-b
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  76. Birnbaum, M. H. (1993). A year of teaching dangerously. Creative Teaching, 5(3), 1-3.
  77. Birnbaum, M.H. (1994). Psychophysics. In Encyclopedia of Human Behavior, San Diego: Academic Press.
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  78. Mellers, B. A., Berretty, P. M., & Birnbaum, M. H. (1995). Dominance violations in judged prices of two- and three-outcome gambles. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 8(3), 201-216.
    https://doi.org/10.1002/bdm.3960080305
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  79. Birnbaum, M. H., & McIntosh, W. R. (1996). Violations of branch independence in choices between gambles. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 67(1), 91- 110.
    https://doi.org/10.1006/obhd.1996.0067
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  80. Birnbaum, M. H., & Thompson, L. A. (1996). Violations of monotonicity in choices between gambles and certain cash. American Journal of Psychology, 109(4), 501-523.
    https://doi.org/10.2307/1423391
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  81. Birnbaum, M. H., & Beeghley, D. (1997). Violations of branch independence in judgments of the value of gambles. Psychological Science, 8(2), 87-94.
    https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9280.1997.tb00688.x
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  82. Birnbaum, M. H. (1997). Violations of monotonicity in judgment and decision making. In A. A. J. Marley (Eds.), Choice, decision, and measurement: Essays in honor of R. Duncan Luce (pp. 73-100). Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum.
    https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315789408-6
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  83. Birnbaum, M. H., & Chavez, A. (1997). Tests of Theories of Decision Making: Violations of Branch Independence and Distribution Independence. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 71(2), 161-194.
    https://doi.org/10.1006/obhd.1997.2721
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  84. Birnbaum, M. H., Thompson, L. A., & Bean, D. J. (1997). Testing interval independence versus configural weighting using judgments of strength of preference. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 23(4), 939-947.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0096-1523.23.4.939
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  85. Birnbaum, M. H. (Ed.). (1998). Measurement, Judgment, and Decision Making. San Diego: Academic Press.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/b978-0-12-099975-0.x5000-3
  86. Birnbaum, M. H. Preface. In M.H. Birnbaum (Ed.). (1998). Measurement, Judgment, and Decision Making (pp. xv-xviii). San Diego: Academic Press.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/b978-012099975-0.50002-6
  87. Birnbaum, M. H., & Veira, R. (1998). Configural weighting in judgments of two- and four-outcome gambles. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 24(1), 216-226.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0096-1523.24.1.216
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  88. Birnbaum, M. H., & Zimmermann, J. M. (1998). Buying and selling prices of investments: Configural weight model of interactions predicts violations of joint independence. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 74(2), 145-187.
    https://doi.org/10.1006/obhd.1998.2774
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  89. Birnbaum, M. H., & Navarrete, J. (1998). Testing descriptive utility theories: Violations of stochastic dominance and cumulative independence. Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 17(1), 49-78.
    https://doi.org/10.1023/a:1007739200913
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  90. Birnbaum, M. H., Patton, J. N., & Lott, M. K. (1999). Evidence against rank-dependent utility theories: Tests of cumulative independence, interval independence, stochastic dominance, and transitivity. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 77(1), 44-83.
    https://doi.org/10.1006/obhd.1998.2816
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  91. Birnbaum, M. H. (1999). Paradoxes of Allais, stochastic dominance, and decision weights. In J. Shanteau, B. A. Mellers, & D. A. Schum (Eds.), Decision science and technology: Reflections on the contributions of Ward Edwards (pp. 27-52). Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-5089-1_3
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  92. Birnbaum, M. H. (1999). How to show that 9 > 221: Collect judgments in a between-subjects design. Psychological Methods, 4(3), 243-249.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/1082-989x.4.3.243
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  93. Birnbaum, M. H. (1999). Testing critical properties of decision making on the Internet. Psychological Science, 10(5), 399-407.
    https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-9280.00176
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  94. Birnbaum, M. H. (1999). A survey of faculty opinions concerning student evaluations of teaching. The Senate Forum: A publication of the Academic Senate of California State University, Fullerton, 14, 19-22.
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  95. Birnbaum, M. H. (Ed.). (2000). Psychological Experiments on the Internet. San Diego: Academic Press.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/b978-0-12-099980-4.x5000-x
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  96. Birnbaum, M. H. (2000). Introduction to psychological experiments on the Internet. In M. H. Birnbaum (Ed.) Psychological Experiments on the Internet (pp. xv - xx). San Diego: Academic Press.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/b978-012099980-4/50001-0
  97. Birnbaum, M. H. (2000). Decision making in the lab and on the Web. In M. H. Birnbaum (Ed.), Psychological Experiments on the Internet. (pp. 3-34). San Diego, CA: Academic Press.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/b978-012099980-4/50002-2
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  98. Birnbaum, M. H. (2000). SurveyWiz and FactorWiz: JavaScript Web pages that make HTML forms for research on the Internet. Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, and Computers, 32(2), 339-346.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03207804
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  99. Birnbaum, M. H. (2001). Decision and choice: Paradoxes of choice. In N. J. Smelser & P. B. Baltes (Eds.-in-Chief) & A. A. J. Marley (Section Ed.), International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, 3286-3291. Oxford: Elsevier.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/b0-08-043076-7/00632-x
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  100. Birnbaum, M. H. (2001). Introduction to Behavioral Research on the Internet. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
    You can download preprint versions of chapters here
  101. Birnbaum, M. H. (2001). A Web-based program of research on decision making. In U.-D. Reips & M. Bosnjak (Eds.), Dimensions of Internet Science (pp. 23-55). Lengerich, Germany: Pabst Science Publishers.
    A PDF preprint can be downloaded here.
    Download pdf photocopy
  102. Birnbaum, M. H. (2002). Wahrscheinlichkeitslernen (probability learning). In D. Janetzko, M. Hildebrand, & H. A. Meyer (Eds.), Das Experimental-psychologische Praktikum im Labor und WWW (pp. 141-151) [A practical course on psychological experimenting in the laboratory and in the WWW]. Göttingen, Germany: Hogrefe.
    You can download an English version (MS Word document).
    Download pdf (German)
  103. Birnbaum, M. H., & Wakcher, S. V. (2002). Web-based experiments controlled by JavaScript: An example from probability learning. Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, & Computers, 34(2), 189-199.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03195442
    Web site of related examples and files.
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  104. Birnbaum, M. H., & Martin, T. (2003). Generalization across people, procedures, and predictions: Violations of stochastic dominance and coalescing. In S. L. Schneider & J. Shanteau (Eds.), Emerging perspectives on decision research (pp. 84-107). New York: Cambridge University Press.
    https://doi.org/10.1017/cbo9780511609978.005
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    Violations of Stochastic Dominance and Coalescing by Financially Motivated People (Supplement, 1999) https://doi.org/10.1037/e683312011-007
  105. Birnbaum, M. H. (2004). Base rates in Bayesian inference. In R. F. Pohl (Ed.), Cognitive Illusions (pp. 43-60). New York: Psychology Press.
    https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203720615-8
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  106. Birnbaum, M. H. (2004). Causes of Allais common consequence paradoxes: An experimental dissection. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 48(2), 87-106.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmp.2004.01.001
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    Read On-line ERRATUM concerning probability monotonicity
  107. Birnbaum, M. H. (2004). Human research and data collection via the Internet. Annual Review of Psychology, 55, 803-832.
    https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev.psych.55.090902.141601
    PDF Published Version
    Note: "I am pleased to provide you complimentary one-time access to my Annual Reviews article as PDF file: http://arjournals.annualreviews.org/eprint/UUFqXFibixHAXVY36EeD/full/10.1146/annurev.psych.55.090902.141601 for your own personal use. Any further/multiple distribution, publication, or commercial usage of this copyrighted material would require submission of a permission request addressed to the Annual Reviews Permissions Department, email permissions@AnnualReviews.org."
  108. Birnbaum, M. H. (2004). Methodological and ethical issues in conducting social psychology research via the Internet. In C. Sansone, C. C. Morf, & A. T. Panter (Eds.), Handbook of Methods in Social Psychology (pp. 359-382). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
    https://doi.org/10.4135/9781412976190.n16
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  109. Birnbaum, M. H. (2004). Tests of rank-dependent utility and cumulative prospect theory in gambles represented by natural frequencies: Effects of format, event framing, and branch splitting. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 95(1), 40-65.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.obhdp.2004.05.004
    Download Erratum
    Link to Archive, where you can view the experiments and download the data
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  110. Birnbaum, M. H., & Reips, U.-D. (2005). Behavioral research and data collection via the Internet. In R. W. Proctor & K.-P. L. Vu (Eds.), Handbook of human factors in Web design (pp. 471-491). Mahwah, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
    https://doi.org/10.1201/b10855-32
    Link to Chapter Examples and Links
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  111. Birnbaum, M. H. (2005). Three new tests of independence that differentiate models of risky decision making. Management Science, 51(9), 1346-1358.
    https://doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.1050.0404
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    Link to Archive, where you can view the experiments and download the data
  112. Birnbaum, M. H. (2005). A comparison of five models that predict violations of first-order stochastic dominance in risky decision making. Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 31(3), 263-287.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11166-005-5103-9
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    Link to Archive, where you can view the experiments and download the data
  113. Goeritz, A. S., & Birnbaum, M. H. (2005). Generic HTML form processor: A versatile PHP script to save Web-collected data into a MySQL database. Behavior Research Methods, 37(4), 703-710.
    https://doi.org/10.3758/bf03192743
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    Link to associated files: http://www.goeritz.net/brmic/
  114. Birnbaum, M. H. (2006). Evidence against prospect theories in gambles with positive, negative, and mixed consequences. Journal of Economic Psychology, 27(6), 737-761.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joep.2006.04.001
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  115. Birnbaum, M. H. (2007). Tests of branch splitting and branch-splitting independence in Allais paradoxes with positive and mixed consequences. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 102(2), 154-173.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.obhdp.2006.04.004
    Link to Archive, where you can view the experiments and download the data
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  116. Birnbaum, M. H. (2007). Designing online experiments. In A. Joinson, K. McKenna, T. Postmes, & U.-D. Reips (Eds.), Oxford Handbook of Internet Psychology (pp. 391-403). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
    https://doi.org/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199561803.013.0025
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  117. Birnbaum, M. H., & Bahra, J. P. (2007). Gain-loss separability and coalescing in risky decision making. Management Science, 53(6), 1016-1028.
    https://doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.1060.0592
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    Link to Archive, where you can view the experiments and download the data
  118. Birnbaum, M. H., & Gutierrez, R. J. (2007). Testing for intransitivity of preference predicted by a lexicographic semiorder. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 104(1), 97-112.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.obhdp.2007.02.001
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  119. Birnbaum, M. H., & LaCroix, A. R. (2008). Dimension integration: Testing models without trade-offs. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 105(1), 122-133.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.obhdp.2007.07.002
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  120. Birnbaum, M. H. (2008). Evaluation of the priority heuristic as a descriptive model of risky decision making: Comment on Brandstätter, Gigerenzer, and Hertwig (2006). Psychological Review, 115(1), 253-260.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0033-295x.115.1.253
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  121. Birnbaum, M. H. (2008). Postscript: Rejoinder to Brandstätter et al. (2008). Psychological Review, 115(1), 260-262.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0033-295x.115.1.260
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  122. Birnbaum, M. H. (2008). New paradoxes of risky decision making. Psychological Review, 115(2), 463-501.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/0033-295x.115.2.463
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    View PowerPoint Lectures and Listen to Tutorials on New Paradoxes of Decision Making
  123. Birnbaum, M. H. (2008). New tests of cumulative prospect theory and the priority heuristic: Probability-outcome tradeoff with branch splitting. Judgment and Decision Making, 3(4), 304-316.
    https://sjdm.org/journal/jdm8107.pdf
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  124. Birnbaum, M. H., & Schmidt, U. (2008). An experimental investigation of violations of transitivity in choice under uncertainty. Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 37(1), 77-91.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11166-008-9043-z
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  125. Birnbaum, M. H., Johnson, K., Longbottom, J. L. (2008). Tests of cumulative prospect theory with graphical displays of probability. Judgment and Decision Making, 3(7), 528-546.
    http://journal.sjdm.org/8604/jdm8604.pdf
    Download pdf from local site
  126. Birnbaum, M. H. (2010). An overview of major techniques of Web-based research. In S. D. Gosling and J. A. Johnson (Eds.), Advanced Methods for Conducting Online Behavioral Research (pp. 9-25). Washington, DC: APA Books.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/12076-002
    Download pdf of galley proofs
    Download pdf of photocopy chapter
  127. Birnbaum, M. H. (2010). Testing lexicographic semi-orders as models of decision making: Priority dominance, integration, interaction, and transitivity. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 54(4), 363-386.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmp.2010.03.002
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  128. Birnbaum, M. H., & Schmidt, U. (2010). Testing transitivity in choice under risk. Theory and Decision, 69(4), 599-614.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11238-009-9147-1
    Springer Online Available pdf 2009
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  129. Reips, U.-D., & Birnbaum, M. H. (2011). Behavioral research and data collection via the Internet. In R. W. Proctor & K.-P. L. Vu (Eds.), Handbook of human factors in Web design (2nd Edition) (pp. 563-585). Mahwah, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
    https://doi.org/10.1201/b10855-32
    Link to Chapter Examples and Download of Preprint Draft
  130. Birnbaum, M. H. (2011). Testing mixture models of transitive preference: Comments on Regenwetter, Dana, and Davis-Stober (2011). Psychological Review, 118(4), 675-683.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/a0023852
    Download penultimate draft as pdf
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  131. Birnbaum, M. H. (2011). Testing theories of risky decision making via critical tests. Frontiers in Psychology, 2(315), 1-3. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2011.00315.
    https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2011.00315
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    link to Frontiers site of article
  132. Birnbaum, M. H. (2012). Perspective on judgment and decision making as a skill. In M. K. Dhami, A. Schlottmann, & M. R. Waldmannn (Eds.), Judgment and decision making as a skill, (pp. 302-303). New York: Cambridge University Press.
    https://doi.org/10.1017/cbo9781139015684.018
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    Download penultimate draft as .pdf
  133. Birnbaum, M. H. (2012). A statistical test of independence in choice data with small samples. Judgment and Decision Making, 7(1), 97-109.
    http://journal.sjdm.org/11/11605/jdm11605.pdf
    Link to the issue of JDM in which the paper and R-program appear
    Download paper as .pdf from this site
  134. Birnbaum, M. H., & Bahra, J. P. (2012a). Separating response variability from structural inconsistency to test models of risky decision making, Judgment and Decision Making, 7(4), 402-426.
    http://journal.sjdm.org/12/12315/jdm12315.pdf
    Link to issue of JDM in which the article and data can be downloaded
    Download pdf preprint from this site
  135. Birnbaum, M. H., & Bahra, J. P. (2012b). Testing transitivity of preferences in individuals using linked designs. Judgment and Decision Making, 7(5), 524-567.
    http://journal.sjdm.org/11/111122/jdm111122.pdf
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    Link to the issue of JDM in which the paper and data appear
  136. Birnbaum, M. H. (2013). True-and-error models violate independence and yet they are testable. Judgment and Decision Making, 8(6), 717-737.
    http://journal.sjdm.org/13/13422c/jdm13422c.pdf
    Download paper as .pdf file
    Link to the issue of JDM in which the paper and Excel file appear
  137. Birnbaum, M. H., & Diecidue, E. (2015). Testing a class of models that includes majority rule and regret theories: Transitivity, recycling, and restricted branch independence. Decision, 2(3), 145-190.
    https://doi.org/10.1037/dec0000031
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    Download penultimate draft of supplementary tables as .pdf Supplement: https://doi.org/10.1037/dec0000031.supp
  138. Birnbaum, M. H., & Schmidt, U. (2015). The Impact of Learning by Thought on Violations of Independence and Coalescing. Decision Analysis, 12(3), 144-152.
    https://doi.org/10.1287/deca.2015.0316
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  139. Birnbaum, M. H., Navarro-Martinez, D., Ungemach, C., Stewart, N. & Quispe-Torreblanca, E. G. (2016). Risky decision making: Testing for violations of transitivity predicted by an editing mechanism. Judgment and Decision Making, 11(1), 75-91.
    http://journal.sjdm.org/15/15615a/jdm15615a.pdf
    You can download the data and the TE_analysis.R program from here
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  140. Birnbaum, M. H., Yeary, S., Luce, R. D., & Zhao, L. (2016). Empirical evaluation of four models for buying and selling prices of gambles. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 75, 183-193.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmp.2016.05.007
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  141. Birnbaum, M. H., Schmidt, U., & Schneider, M. D. (2017). Testing independence conditions in the presence of errors and splitting effects. Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 54(1), 61-85. DOI 10.1007/s11166-017-9251-5
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11166-017-9251-5
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    Download pdf of online supplement with Appendices
  142. Birnbaum, M. H. (2018). Empirical evaluation of third-generation prospect theory. Theory and Decision, 84(1), 11-27.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11238-017-9607-y (Published online June 6, 2017: DOI 10.1007/s11238-017-9607-y)
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  143. Birnbaum, M. H. (2018). Behavioral models of decision making under risk. In Raue, M., Lermer, E., & Streicher, B. (Eds.), Psychological Perspectives on Risk and Risk Analysis: Theory, Models and Applications (pp. 181-200), Berlin: Springer Verlag.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-92478-6_8
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  144. Birnbaum, M. H., & Quispe-Torreblanca, E. G. (2018). TEMAP2.R: True and error model analysis program in R. Judgment and Decision Making, 13(5), 428-440.
    http://www.sjdm.org/journal/18/18507/jdm18507.pdf
    Link to JDM issue, where you can download pdf, program, data, and Excel files.
    Download the pdf from this site including the Guide to Installing and using TEMAP2

    Download the Example Data file (Excel file)
    Download the text of TEMAP2.R: you can download TEMAP2.txt and change the extension from txt to R.
  145. Kontek, K., & Birnbaum, M. H. (2019). The impact of middle outcomes on lottery valuations. Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, 78, 30-44.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socec.2018.11.006
    Available Online from Science Direct
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  146. Birnbaum, M. H. (2019). Bayesian and frequentist analysis of True and Error models. Judgment and Decision Making, 14(5), 608-616.
    http://www.sjdm.org/journal/19/190822/jdm190822.pdf
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  147. Birnbaum, M. H., & Wan, L. (2020). MARTER: Markov True and Error model of drifting parameters. Judgment and Decision Making, 15(1), 47-73.
    http://journal.sjdm.org/19/190727/jdm190727.pdf
    Link to the journal issue where you can download the supplements with program files
    Download pdf of paper from this site
    Supplementary materials from this site
  148. Birnbaum, M. H., & Quan, B. (2020a). Note on Birnbaum and Wan (2020): True and error model analysis is robust with respect to certain violations of the MARTER model. Judgment and Decision Making, 15(5), 861-862.
    https://sjdm.org/journal/20/200413b/jdm200413b.pdf
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  149. Birnbaum, M. H., & Quan, B. (2020b). Supplement to Birnbaum and Quan (2020): Detecting violations of the true and error model and examination of robustness of parameter estimates using simulated data. Judgment and Decision Making, 15(5), (supplement, p. 1-14).
    https://sjdm.org/journal/20/200413b/supp.pdf
    Download pdf of supplement from this site
  150. Birnbaum, M. H. (2020). Reanalysis of Butler and Pogrebna (2018) using true and error model. Judgment and Decision Making, 15(6), 1044-1051.
    http://journal.sjdm.org/20/200216/jdm200216.pdf
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  151. Birnbaum, M. H. (in press). Advanced training in Web-based psychology research: Trends and future directions . Zeitschrift für Psychologie, xx, xxx-xxx.
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  1. Birnbaum, M. H. (submitted). Testing transitivity of preference in individuals. Working Paper, xx. xxx-xxx.
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  2. Birnbaum, M. H. (submitted). Computer resources for implementing the recipe design for weights and scale values in multiattribute judgment. Working Paper, xx. xxx-xxx.
    This link takes you to a page from which you can download the paper as well as the computer programs and also find video programs on the subject.
  3. Birnbaum, M. H. (submitted). True and error analysis instead of test of correlated proportions: Can we save lexicographic semiorder models with error theory? Working Paper, xx, xxx-xxx.
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  4. Birnbaum, M. H. (submitted). Multiattribute judgment: Acceptance of a new COVID-19 vaccine as a function of price, risk, and effectiveness. Working paper, xx, xx-xx.
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Recent Conference Presentations, Invited Colloquia: To the top

  1. Birnbaum, M. H. (2015). Am I well-endowed? It depends on your point of view. (Review of literature on the endowment effect and judge's point of view research.) 53rd Edwards Bayesian Research Conference, Fullerton, CA. March, 2015.
  2. Birnbaum, M. H. (2015). Empirical evaluation of third-generation prospect theory as a theory of the endowment effect. Society for Mathematical Psychology Meetings, Newport Beach, CA. July, 2015.
  3. Birnbaum, M. H. (2015). True and error analysis of choice behavior. Invited colloquium to Economics Department at University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA. October, 2015.
  4. Birnbaum, M. H. (2016). To err is human; to model is divine. 54th Edwards Bayesian Research Conference, Fullerton, CA, April, 2016.
  5. Birnbaum, M. H. (2016). True and error models for analysis of choice studies. The Press Lecture (Statistics program) University of California, Riverside, April, 2016.
  6. Birnbaum, M. H. (2016). What does it mean to say we are tracing a process? 35th Meeting of the European Group of Process Tracing Studies (EGPROC). Max Planck Institute, Bonn, Germany, June, 2016.
  7. Birnbaum, M. H. (2016). True and error models of response variability. Foundations of Utility and Risk (FUR Conference), Warwick, UK, June, 2016.
  8. Birnbaum, M. H. (2016). Sources of variability in choice tasks and criteria for evaluation of error models. Foundations of Utility and Risk: Round Table (FUR Conference), Warwick, UK, June, 2016.
  9. Birnbaum, M. H. (2017). Bond: Do you expect me to talk? Goldfinger: No, Mr. Bond; I expect you to buy. 55th Edwards Bayesian Research Conference, Fullerton, CA, Feb, 2017.
    Link to conference website and powerpoint presentations
  10. Birnbaum, M. H. (2017). Forming beliefs by combining information from sources. Workshop on Belief Formation, UC Irvine, March 10, 2017.
  11. Birnbaum, M. H. (2017). Workshop on Internet-based research and data analysis. (One of four instructors giving lectures and instruction to Summer workshop. University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany. September, 2017.
  12. Birnbaum, M. H., & Quispe-Torreblanca, E. G. (2018). To err is human, but a human error is nothing to what a computer can do. 56th Annual Edwards Bayesian Research Conference, Fullerton, CA. March 2, 2018.
  13. Birnbaum, M. H. (2018). True and error models for testing algebraic models in the presence of error. Mathematical Psychology Meetings, Madison, WI. July, 2018.
  14. Birnbaum, M. H. (2018). Testing models of decision making in the presence of error: A new extension of true and error theory. Conference on Decision Sciences, Konstanz, Germany. September 27, 2018.
  15. Birnbaum, M. H. (2019). 3rd Summer School on Internet-based Data Collection and Analysis in Decision Making. (Co-taught, along with Professors Ulf Reips and Gary McClelland; my presentations: history of field of judgment and decision making, philosophy of science, basic Online research methods, analyzing and testing algebraic models, error models in decision making). Sept 9-13.
  16. Birnbaum, M. H. (2020). Alright, BE a MARTER. Edwards Bayesian Research Conference, Fullerton, CA, February, 27-29, 2020.
  17. Birnbaum, M. H. (2020). New computer resources for implementing the RECIPE design for weights and scale values in multiattribute judgment. Society for Computation in Psychology, Virtual Conference at Psychonomics, November 19, 2020.

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