Individual Information Load, Expert Assignment and Type of Information Influence Group Process and Performance
Poster Session VIII - Board: VIII-
Saturday, May 29, 2010, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
APS Exhibit Hall
Transactive memory and the common knowledge effect make different predictions about group performance. This study, among other things, pitted these two orientations against one another. Small groups were asked to make a decision about which drug to start marketing. The no information groups had the best performance on the task.
Subject Area: Personality/Social
Keywords: Judgment and Decision Making