The Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Delay Discounting For Food and Money: a Longitudinal Study

We investigate differences in delay discounting (DD) between lean and obese individuals, and study how bariatric surgery–a drastic weight loss intervention-impacts DD. Two longitudinal studies show that obese people are more impatient for food (but not money) than lean individuals, and that surgery reduces impatience.



Citation:

Ratnalekha Venkata Naga Viswanadham, Hilke Plassmann, Yann Cornil, and Pierre Chandon (2018) ,"The Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Delay Discounting For Food and Money: a Longitudinal Study", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 46, eds. Andrew Gershoff, Robert Kozinets, and Tiffany White, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 258-263.

Authors

Ratnalekha Venkata Naga Viswanadham, INSEAD, France
Hilke Plassmann, INSEAD, France
Yann Cornil, University of British Columbia, Canada
Pierre Chandon, INSEAD, France



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 46 | 2018



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