Junyi Dai

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Adjunct Researcher
dai [at] mpib-berlin [dot] mpg [dot] de

Short CV: 

Ph.D. Cognitive Psychology, Indiana University Bloomington, 2014

M.S. Applied Statistics, Indiana University Bloomington, 2013

M.A. Human Factors, University of South Dakota, 2009

M.S. Experimental Psychology, East China Normal University, 2005

B.S. Physics, Fudan University, 2002

Research Interests: 
  • Intertemporal choice
  • Experience-based decision making
  • Cognitive modeling
  • Bayesian data analysis and model comparison

Selected Literature: 

Dai, J. (in press). Using test of transitivity to evaluate psychological models of intertemporal choice for individuals: Reply to Scholten (2016). Decision.

Dai, J. (2016, March 7). Are intertemporal preferences transitive? A Bayesian analysis of repeated individual intertemporal choice. Decision. Advance online publication.

Dai, J., &  Busemeyer, J. R. (in press). Models of intertemporal choice. In J. W. Houpt & L. M. Blaha (Eds.), Mathematical Models of Perception and Cognition: A Festschrift for James T. Townsend. New York: Psychology Press.

Ahn, W. Y., Dai, J., Vassileva, J., Busemeyer, J. R., & Stout, J. C. (2016). Computational modeling for addiction medicine: From cognitive models to clinical applications. In H. Ekhtiari, & M. P. Paulus (Eds.), Progress in Brain Research, 224. Amsterdam: Elsevier.

Dai, J., Gunn, R. L., Gerst, K. R., Busemyer, J. R., & Finn, P. R. (2015, November 23). A random utility model of delay discounting and its application to people with externalizing psychopathology. Psychological Assessment. Advance online publication.

Dai, J., Kerestes, R., Upton, D. J., Busemeyer, J. R., & Stout, J. C. (2015). An improved cognitive model of the Iowa and Soochow Gambling Tasks with regard to model fitting performance and tests of parameter consistency. Frontiers in Psychology. 6:229.

Dai, J., & Busemeyer, J. R. (2014). A probabilistic, dynamic, and attribute-wise model of intertemporal choice. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143, 1489-1514.