ArticleAll Anchors Are Not Created Equal: The Effects Of Per Diem Versus Lump Sum Requests On Pain And Suffering Awards.Mcauliff, Bradley D.This experiment examined whether different quantifications of the same damage award request ($175, lump sum, $1/hour, $24/day, $73/month for 2 years) influenced pain and suffering awards compared to no damage award request. Jury-eligible community mem . . .
ArticleCan Jurors Recognize Missing Control Groups, Confounds, And Experimenter Bias In Psychological Science?Kovera, Margaret BullThis study examined the ability of jury-eligible community members (N = 248) to detect internal validity threats in psychological science presented during a trial. Participants read a case summary in which an expert testified about a study that varied . . .
ArticleMcauliff, Bradley D.This experiment examined whether jury-eligible community members (N = 223) were able to detect internally invalid psychological science presented at trial. Participants read a simulated child sexual abuse case in which the defense expert described a s . . .