74) These opinions dispute the empirical significance of the Guidelines' anchoring effect
, arguing that in the career offender context the offender's prior crimes independently explain why he or she received a higher sentence.
Jodi Beggs tackles the topic of behavioral economics, using various episodes to demonstrate time inconsistency, narrow bracketing, reference-dependent utility, and the anchoring effect
ourselves," means that judges impacted by the anchoring effect
I find that it enhances it, suggesting the presence of a positive learning effect which dominates any potential anchoring effect
As Kahneman's experiment demonstrated, the anchoring effect
occurs even when the anchor is completely irrelevant to the decision at hand.
If this is the case, then social norm intervention programs might not be effectively assessing the success of their campaigns; the education that students are receiving from social norm interventions may merely be affecting their estimates of alcohol consumption through an anchoring effect
rather than changing actual behavior.
We find a very large anchoring effect
in the students' long-term stock return expectations, that is, their estimates are influenced by an initial starting value.
As a result, inaccurate figures can take on a life of their own, gaining momentum through what academics call "the anchoring effect
In the case of punitive damage awards, PIJ views the strong relation between punitive and compensatory damages as a troublesome anchoring effect
that ought to be reduced.
but PVC extrudates show very small retraction, due probably to the anchoring effect
of crystallites, similar to other cases observed in the literature (32).
In ground that was always going to have an anchoring effect
, Glamis was ridden off the pace and given too much to do as Fantastic Light and Dehoush battled it out up front.
Utilizing the same bioabsorbable polymer as in BrachySciences' portfolio of strand products, AnchorSeed's unique proprietary design offers a true anchoring effect
to help significantly reduce seed misalignment and seed migration.