An Implicit approach to object valuation and psychological ownership

dc.contributor.advisor Bethany J. Weber
dc.contributor.author Yeung, Kam Leung
dc.contributor.department Psychology
dc.date 2018-08-11T10:12:18.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-30T02:43:36Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-30T02:43:36Z
dc.date.copyright Sun Jan 01 00:00:00 UTC 2012
dc.date.embargo 2013-06-05
dc.date.issued 2012-01-01
dc.description.abstract <p>This study examined the role of ownership in the endowment effect. It used the Implicit Association Test to investigate the influence of effort cues on psychological ownership and object monetary valuation. It also examined whether factual ownership or loss aversion contributed to the endowment effect. Pariticipants were either given a pen or not and either squeezed a stress ball or held it. They actually sold or purcahsed the pen, giving both selling and buying price for another person and either selling (owner) or buying (non-owner) price for themselves. Results support both loss aversion and psychological ownership but not factual ownership.</p>
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dc.identifier.articleid 3576
dc.identifier.contextkey 4186302
dc.identifier.doi https://doi.org/10.31274/etd-180810-1933
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dc.identifier.submissionpath etd/12569
dc.identifier.uri https://dr.lib.iastate.edu/handle/20.500.12876/26758
dc.language.iso en
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dc.subject.disciplines Advertising and Promotion Management
dc.subject.disciplines Economics
dc.subject.disciplines Marketing
dc.subject.disciplines Psychology
dc.subject.keywords endowment effect
dc.subject.keywords implicit measure
dc.subject.keywords loss aversion
dc.subject.keywords object valuation
dc.subject.keywords psychological ownership
dc.title An Implicit approach to object valuation and psychological ownership
dc.type article
dc.type.genre thesis
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thesis.degree.level thesis
thesis.degree.name Master of Science
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