Tiede, Kevin

Postdoctoral Fellow

Main Focus

  • Decision making under risk and uncertainty
  • Risk communication
  • Numeracy
  • Computational modeling

Curriculum Vitae

  • since 2021: Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Adaptive Rationality, Max Planck Institute for Human Development
  • 2019–2020: Visiting Researcher, Center for Adaptive Rationality, Max Planck Institute for Human Development
  • since 2017: PhD Student in Psychology, Graduate School of Decision Sciences, University of Konstanz
  • 2016–2017: Visiting Scholar, Cognitive and Affective Influences in Decision Making Lab, Ohio State University, USA
  • 2014–2017: MSc in Psychology, University of Koblenz-Landau
  • 2011–2014: BSc in Psychology, University of Koblenz-Landau


  • PhD Scholarship of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)

Selected Publications

  • Tiede, K. E., Henninger, F., & Kieslich, P. J. (2021). Revisiting the Open Sampling format: Improving risky choices through a novel graphical representation. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13423-021-02018-4
  • Tiede, K. E., Bjälkebring, P., & Peters, E. (2021). Numeracy, numeric attention, and number use in judgment and choice. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1002/bdm.2264
  • Tiede, K. E., & Appel, M. (2020). Reviews, expectations, and the experience of stories. Media Psychology, 23, 365–390. https://doi.org/10.1080/15213269.2019.1602055
  • Tiede, K. E., Ripke, F., Degen, N., & Gaissmaier, W. (2020). When does the incremental risk format aid informed medical decisions? The role of learning, feedback, and number of treatment options. Medical Decision Making, 40, 212–221. https://doi.org/10.1177/0272989X20904357
  • Peters, E., Fennema, M. G., & Tiede, K. E. (2019). The loss-bet paradox: Actuaries, accountants, and other numerate people rate numerically inferior gambles as superior. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 32, 15–29. https://doi.org/10.1002/bdm.2085
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