Recency Bias (Tversky & Kahneman)

Summary: Recency bias is type of cognitive bias that gives emphasis or greater importance for events that happened recently over ones that took place a long time ago. Examples may include the recent performance of stocks compared to ones from several years ago. Originator: Amos Tversky and Daniel Kahneman [iii] in the early 1970s. Keywords: recency bias, […]