Control Over What? Assessing General and Domain-Specific Self-Control

We examine the relationship between general and domain-specific self-control measures of eating and spending. Findings from four studies support specific recommendations to self-control researchers concerning the role of individual differences in self-control research, which measures to use under various conditions, and the types of outcomes to assess.


Kelly Haws, Utpal Dholakia, Scott Davis, and Yeosun Yoon (2014) ,"Control Over What? Assessing General and Domain-Specific Self-Control ", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 42, eds. June Cotte, Stacy Wood, and , Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 506-507.


Kelly Haws, Vanderbilt University, USA
Utpal Dholakia, Rice University, USA
Scott Davis, Texas A&M University, USA
Yeosun Yoon, KAIST, South Korea


NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 42 | 2014

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