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Time-varying decision boundaries: insights from optimality analysis

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The most widely used account of decision-making proposes that people choose between alternatives by accumulating evidence in favour of each alternative until this evidence reaches a decision boundary. It is frequently assumed that this decision boundary stays constant during a decision, depending on the evidence collected but not on time. Recent experimental and theoretical work has challenged this assumption, showing that constant decision boundaries are, in some circumstances, sub-optimal. ...

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University of Oxford
Oxford college:
All Souls College
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Medical Research Council
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Bogacz, R
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MC UU 12024/5
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Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
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EP/M000885/1
Publisher:
Springer
Journal:
Psychonomic Bulletin & Review More from this journal
Publication date:
2017-07-01
Acceptance date:
2017-06-09
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1531-5320
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1069-9384
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2017-06-09

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