Understanding ‘Unlikely (20% Likelihood)’ or ‘20% Likelihood (Unlikely)’ Outcomes: The Robustness of the Extremity Effect

Sarah C. Jenkins, Adam J.L. Harris, R. M. Lark

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)572-586
Number of pages15
JournalJournal of Behavioral Decision Making
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 23 Jan 2018
Externally publishedYes


  • extremity effect
  • geological hazards
  • mixed-format
  • numerical probabilities
  • risk communication
  • verbal probability expressions

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