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  • Self-report measures of individual differences in regulatory focus: a cautionary note 

    Summerville, Amy; Roese, Neal J. (2011-02-07)
    Regulatory focus theory distinguishes between two independent structures of strategic inclination, promotion versus prevention. However, the theory implies two potentially independent definitions of these inclinations, the ...
  • Multi-measure investigation of the divergence of implicit and explicit consumer evaluations 

    Summerville, Amy; Hsieh, Brendon; Harrington, Nick (2011-02-07)
    This research extends findings that implicit and explicit attitudes may diverge to a consumer evaluation task using multiple measures of implicit evaluation: Evaluative Movement Assessment (EMA; Brendl, Markman, & Messner, ...
  • Dare to compare: fact-based versus simulation-based comparison in daily life 

    Summerville, Amy; Roese, Neal J. (2011-02-07)
    We examined the relative frequency of social, counter factual, past-temporal, and future-temporal comparison in daily life using an experience-sampling method, in which participants were randomly prompted to record thought ...
  • What we regret most . . . and why 

    Summerville, Amy; Roese, Neal J. (2011-02-07)
    Which domains in life produce the greatest potential for regret, and what features of those life domains explain why? Using archival and laboratory evidence, the authors show that greater perceived opportunity within life ...
  • Praise for regret: people value regret above other negative emotions 

    Summerville, Amy; Roese, Neal J. (2011-02-07)
    What do people think about the emotion of regret? Recent demonstrations of the psychological benefits of regret have been framed against an assumption that most people find regret to be aversive, both when experienced but ...
  • Rush of regret: a longitudinal analysis of naturalistic regrets 

    Summerville, Amy (2011-04-07)
    The current research examines immediate regrets occurring at the time of a meaningful life outcome to better understand influences on real-life regrets. This research used a longitudinal approach to examine both initial ...
  • Repetitive regret, depression, and anxiety: findings from a nationally representative survey 

    Summerville, Amy; Roese, Neal J.; Epstude, Kai; Fessel, Florian; Morrison, Mike; Smallman, Rachel; Galinsky, Adam D.; Segerstrom, Suzanne (2011-04-07)
    Past research has established a connection between regret (negative emotions connected to cognitions about how past actions might have achieved better outcomes) and both depression and anxiety. in the present research, ...
  • Regret and behavior: comment on Zeelenberg and Pieters 

    Summerville, Amy; Roese, Neal J.; Fessel, Florian (2011-05-04)
    Zeelenberg and Pieter's (2007) regret regulation theory 1.0 offers a synthesis that brings together concepts spanning numerous literatures. We have no substantive disagreement with their theory, but instead offer 3 ...
  • Counterfactual-seeking: The scenic overlook of the road not taken 

    Summerville, Amy (2011-07-25)
    Decision-makers faced with an opportunity to learn the outcome of a foregone alternative must balance anticipated regret, should that information be unfavorable, with the potential benefits of this information in reducing ...