Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Arizona
Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ohio State University
Influence of childhood environments on adult consumption
Effects of financial uncertainty on consumer behavior
Role of optimistic expectations in decision making
Mittal, Chiraag and Vladas Griskevicius (2014), “Sense of Control Under Uncertainty Depends on People's Childhood Environment: A Life History Theory Approach,” Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 107 (4), 621 – 37.Download (422.09 KB)
Griskevicius, Vladas, Chiraag Mittal, Jeffry A. Simpson, Sooyeon Sung, and Ethan Young, “Can Childhood Adversity Improve Specific Mental Abilities?” Invited for 3rd round review at Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.