Iowa gambling task – Parenting and ADD

Jessica Borelli and Warren Szewczyk (Psychology)
Todd Shimoda (ITS)

Iowa Gambling TaskThis online task examines risk-reward behaviors in conjunction with questionnaires on parenting and attention deficit disorder. The participants answer several questions on their affective mood and health, and their parenting styles. The task requires them to maximize their return in selecting from four piles of cards with varying levels of risk and reward. Research participants were recruited through the Amazon Mechanical Turk program. The website was programmed with HTML, CSS, PHP, and JavaScript with a MySQL database.

Tools

Amazon Mechanical Turk