Selected publications by Wändi Bruine de Bruin

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Attari, S. Z., Davidson, C. I., DeKay, M. L., Buine de Bruin, W. & Dawes, R. (2009). Decreasing demand: Attempting to facilitate energy conservation by changing individual behavior.

Bruine de Bruin, W., Downs, J.S., & Fischhoff, B. (2007). Adolescents’ thinking about the risks and benefits of sexual behavior. In: Lovett, M.C. & Shah, P. (Eds.) Thinking with data. Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum, pp. 421-439.

Bruine de Bruin, W., Downs, J.S., Fischhoff, B., & Palmgren, C. (2007). Development and evaluation of an HIV/AIDS knowledge measure for adolescents focusing on misunderstood concepts. HIV/AIDS Prevention in Children and Youth, 8, 35-57.

Bruine de Bruin, W., & Fischhoff, B. (2000). The effect of question format on beliefs about AIDS. AIDS Education and Prevention, 12, 187-198.

Bruine de Bruin, W., Fischhoff, B., Brilliant, L., & Caruso, D. (2006). Expert judgments of pandemic influenza risks. Global Public Health, 1, 178-193.

Bruine de Bruin, W., Fischhoff, B., Halpern-Felsher, B., & Millstein, S. (2000). Expressing epistemic uncertainty: It's a fifty-fifty chance. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 81, 115-131.

Bruine de Bruin, W., Fischbeck, P.S., Stiber, N.A., & Fischhoff, B. (2002). What number is “fifty-fifty”?: Distributing excessive 50% responses in elicited probabilities. Risk Analysis, 22, 725-735.

Bruine de Bruin, W., Parker, A.M., & Fischhoff, B. (2007). Can teens predict significant life events? Journal of Adolescent Health, 41, 208-210.

Bruine de Bruin, W., Parker, A.M., & Fischhoff, B. (2007). Individual differences in Adult Decision-Making Competence. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 92, 938-956.

Byram, S., Fischhoff, B., Embrey, M., Bruine de Bruin, W., & Thorne, S. (2001). Mental models of women with breast implants regarding local complications. Behavioral Medicine, 27, 4-14.

Downs, J.S., Bruine de Bruin, W., & Fischhoff, B. (in press). Parents’ Vaccination Comprehension and Decisions. Vaccine.

Downs, J.S., Bruine de Bruin, W., Murray, P.J., & Fischhoff, B. (2006). Specific STI knowledge may be acquired too late. Journal of Adolescent Health, 38, 65-67.

Downs, J. S., Bruine de Bruin, W., Murray, P. J., & Fischhoff, B. (2004). When “it only takes once” fails: perceived infertility predicts condom use and STI acquisition. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, 17, 224.

Downs, J.S., Murray, P.J., Bruine de Bruin, W., White, J.P., Palmgren, C. & Fischhoff, B. (2004). Interactive Video Behavioral Intervention to Reduce Adolescent Females' STD Risk: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Social Science & Medicine, 59, 1561-1572.

Fischhoff, B., & Bruine de Bruin, W. (1999). Fifty/fifty = 50%? Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 12, 149-163.

Fischhoff, B., Bruine de Bruin, W., Güvenç, U., Brilliant, L., & Caruso, D. (2006). Analyzing disaster risks and plans: An Avian Flu Example. Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 33, 131-149.

Fischhoff, B., Bruine de Bruin, W., Perrin, W. & Downs, J.S. (2004). Travel risks in a time of terror: Judgments and choices. Risk Analysis, 24, 1299-1307.

Fischhoff, B., Downs, J., & Bruine de Bruin, W. (1998). Adolescent vulnerability: A framework for behavioral interventions. Applied and Preventive Psychology, 7, 77-94.

Fischhoff, B., Parker, A., Bruine de Bruin, W., Downs, J., Palmgren, C., Dawes, R.M., & Manski, C. (2000). Teen expectations for significant life events. Public Opinion Quarterly, 64, 189-205.

Palmgren, C., Morgan, M.G., Bruine de Bruin, W., & Keith, D. (2004). Initial public perceptions of deep geological and oceanic disposal of carbon dioxide. Environmental Science & Technology, 38, 6441-6450.

Parker, A.M., Bruine de Bruin, W., & Fischhoff, B. (2007). Maximizing vs. satisficing: Decision-making styles, competence, and outcomes. Judgment and Decision Making, 2, 342-350.