Table 5 Means and distribution tests results for risk preferences and attention across debts
From: Breaking Bad: When Being Disadvantaged Incentivizes (Seemingly) Risky Behavior
DEBT = $0.13 | DEBT = $0.25 | DEBT = $0.35 | DEBT = $0.47 | |
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Subjective risk preferences | ||||
DEBT = $0.00 | t-test: 0.849 | t-test: 0.109 | t-test: 0.775 | t-test: 0.834 |
t-test: [0.684] | t-test: [0.486] | t-test: [0.374] | t-test: [0.44] | |
U-test: 0.753 | U-test: 0.145 | U-test: 0.708 | U-test: 0.776 | |
U-test: [0.604] | U-test: [0.494] | U-test: [0.368] | U-test: [0.427] | |
DEBT = $0.13 | – | t-test: 0.087 | t-test: 0.938 | t-test: 0.997 |
– | t-test: [0.294] | t-test: [0.670] | t-test: [0.750] | |
– | U-test: 0.091 | U-test: 0.997 | U-test:0.966 | |
– | U-test: [0.269] | U-test: [0.753] | U-test: [0.804] | |
DEBT = $0.25 | – | – | t-test: 0.056 | t-test: 0.065 |
– | – | t-test: [0.118] | t-test: [0.145] | |
– | – | U-test: 0.065 | U-test:0.074 | |
– | – | U-test: [0.124] | U-test: [0.149] | |
DEBT = $0.35 | – | – | – | t-test: 0.937 |
– | – | – | t-test: [0.907] | |
– | – | – | U-test: 0.955 | |
– | – | – | U-test: [0.93] | |
Reported attention scores | ||||
DEBT = $0.00 | t-test: 0.996 | t-test: 0.378 | t-test: 0.693 | t-test: 0.746 |
U-test: 0.958 | U-test: 0.199 | U-test: 0.838 | U-test: 0.59 | |
DEBT = $0.13 | – | t-test: 0.382 | t-test: 0.695 | t-test: 0.747 |
– | U-test: 0.185 | U-test: 0.887 | U-test: 0.567 | |
DEBT = $0.25 | – | – | t-test: 0.666 | t-test: 0.576 |
– | – | U-test: 0.357 | U-test: 0.535 | |
DEBT = $0.35 | – | – | – | t-test: 0.926 |
– | – | – | U-test: 0.831 |