Rationality around the clock: Sleep and time-of-day effects on guessing game responses
AbstractWe administer an online Guessing Game collecting responses across all 24Â h of the day. While time-of-day itself does not affect guesses, when including trait-level sleepiness and previous night sleep, adverse sleep states lead to responses significantly farther from equilibrium.
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Volume (Year): 108 (2010)
Issue (Month): 2 (August)
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- David L. Dickinson & Todd McElroy, 2009. "Rationality around the clock. Sleep and time-of-day effects on guessing game responses," Working Papers 09-17, Department of Economics, Appalachian State University.
- C7 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory
- C9 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Design of Experiments
- J2 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor
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