Expected and Actual Reliving of Experiences Through Different Types of Photos

People take photos as memory cues. Two field studies examine whether people correctly anticipate which photos allow them to best relive past experiences. We find that people mis-predict the extent to which photos of the surroundings help them relive compared to photos of the people they shared the experience with.



Citation:

Alixandra Barasch, Kristin Diehl, Gal Zauberman, and Ting Zhang (2016) ,"Expected and Actual Reliving of Experiences Through Different Types of Photos", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 44, eds. Page Moreau, Stefano Puntoni, and , Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 113-117.

Authors

Alixandra Barasch, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Kristin Diehl, University of Southern California, USA
Gal Zauberman, Yale University, USA
Ting Zhang, Columbia University, USA



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 44 | 2016



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