Belief Updating Task

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Belief Updating Task

A procedure used to study people's tendency to update their current beliefs based on new information (Hobbs et al, 2022).
Duration: 60 minutes
(Requires Inquisit Lab)
(Run with Inquisit Web)
Last Updated
May 15, 2024, 4:54PM


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Hobbs, C., Vozarova, P., Sabharwal, A., Shah, P., & Button, K. (2022). Is depression associated with reduced optimistic belief updating? Royal Society Open Science, 9(2), 190814–190814.

Kube, T. (2023). Biased belief updating in depression. Clinical Psychology Review, 103, 102298–102298.