Frank Yates

Frank Yates

  • Professor of Marketing & Professor of Psychology
Education
  • PhD University of Michigan 1971
  • MA University of Michigan 1969
  • AB University of Notre Dame 1967

Contact Information

Phone
(734) 764-6138
Email
Room
R3475
Research

J. Frank Yates’ current research activity includes judgment and decision processes (including special emphases on cross-cultural variations), decision aiding, judgment analysis, decision management, improving judgment accuracy (including via crowd sourcing), affective forecasting, and applications of cognitive psychology.

Featured Books

The Effects of Commuting on Pilot Fatigue.

The Effects of Commuting on Pilot Fatigue.
J. Frank Yates (with 9 others on the Committee on the Effects of Commuting on Pilot Fatigue of the National Academies)

Nearly everyone experiences fatigue, but some professions--such as aviation, medicine and the military--demand alert, precise, rapid, and well-informed decision making and communication with little margin for error. The potential for fatigue to negatively affect human performance is well established. Concern about this potential in the aviation context extends back decades, with both airlines and pilots agreeing that fatigue is a safety concern. A more recent...

Authors
Yates, J. F., & de Oliveira, S.
Published Date
2016

Source

Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes
Volume: 
136
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
106-118

Regulating emotions during difficult multiattribute decision making: The role of pre-decisional coherence shifting.

Authors
Carpenter, S. M., Yates, J. F., Preston, S. D., & Chen, L.
Published Date
2016

Source

PLoS ONE
Volume: 
11
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
e0150873

Understanding and reducing inconsistency in seatbelt-use decisions: Findings from a cardinal decision issue perspective.

Authors
Alattar, L., Yates, J. F., Eby, D. W., LeBlanc, D. J., & Molnar, L. J.
Published Date
2016

Source

Risk Analysis
Volume: 
36
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
83-97
Authors
Nadkarni, A., Kucukarsian, S. N., Bagozzi, R. P., Yates, J. F., & Erickson, S. R.
Published Date
2011

Source

Patient Education and Counseling
Volume: 
85
Issue: 
2
Pages: 
148-153
Authors
Nardkarni, A., Kucukarslan, S. N., Bagozzi, R. P., Yates, J. F., & Erickson, S. R.
Published Date
2010

Source

Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice
Volume: 
89
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
30-37
Authors
J. Frank Yates
Published Date
2010

Source

Social and Personality Psychology Compass
Volume: 
4
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
174-188
Authors
Yates, J. F., Ji, L.-J., Oka, T., Lee, J.-W., Shinotsuka, H., & Sieck, W. R.
Published Date
2010

Source

Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology
Volume: 
41
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
428-444

The effects of commuting on pilot fatigue.

Authors
J. Frank Yates (with 9 others on the Committee on the Effects of Commuting on Pilot Fatigue of the National Academies)
Published Date
2012

Source

National Academies Press
ISBN-10: 0-309-21696-6

Aiding judgment and decision making.

Authors
J. Frank Yates and Andrea Angott
Published Date
2012

Source

Cambridge University Press
Pages: 
259-287
Judgment and decision making as a skill: Learning, development, and evolution
M. K. Dhami, A. Schlottmann, & M. Waldmann

Evidence-based decision management

Authors
J. Frank Yates and Georges Potworowski
Published Date
2012

Source

Oxford University Press
Pages: 
198-222
The Oxford handbook of evidence-based management.
Denise Rousseau

Decision modes

Authors
Frank Yates
Published Date
2009

Source

SAGE
Pages: 
287-292
Encyclopedia of medical decision making
M. W. Kattan (Ed.) & M. E. Cowen (Assoc. Ed.)

Cultural issues

Authors
J. Frank Yates and Laith Alattar
Published Date
2009

Source

SAGE
Pages: 
247-252
Encyclopedia of medical decision making
M. W. Kattan (Ed.) & M. E. Cowen (Assoc. Ed.)

Judgment modes

Authors
J. Frank Yates and Andrea Angott
Published Date
2009

Source

SAGE
Pages: 
649-655
Encyclopedia of medical decision making
M. W. Kattan (Ed.) & M. E. Cowen (Assoc. Ed.)

Cultural issues

Authors
J. Frank Yates and Laith Alattar
Published Date
2009

Source

SAGE
Pages: 
247-252
Encyclopedia of medical decision making
M. W. Kattan (Ed.) & M. E. Cowen (Assoc. Ed.)

Judgment

Authors
J. Frank Yates and Lydia Chen
Published Date
2009

Source

SAGE
Pages: 
649-655
Encyclopedia of medical decision making.
M. W. Kattan (Ed.) & M. E. Cowen (Assoc. Ed.)

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