"Delay Discounting" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The tendency to devalue an outcome as a function of its temporal delay or probability of achievement. It can be evaluated in a psychological paradigm that involves the choice between receiving a smaller immediate reward or a larger delayed reward, and may be used to provide a measure of impulsive behavior.
- Delay Discounting
- Discounting, Delay
- Intertemporal Decision-Making
- Decision-Making, Intertemporal
- Intertemporal Decision Making
- Decision Making, Intertemporal
- Temporal Discounting
- Discounting, Temporal
- Intertemporal Preferences
- Intertemporal Preference
- Preference, Intertemporal
- Preferences, Intertemporal
- Delayed Gratification
- Gratification, Delayed
- Deferred Gratification
- Gratification, Deferred
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