Experimental pragmatics, risk communication, and reasoning

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This research programme focuses on the pragmatic processes involved in communicating uncertainties, quantities and risk as well as in logical reasoning. It includes experimental studies examining pragmatic influences on how people interpret verbal probabilities and quantifiers and how they draw inferences.

Gaëlle Vallée-Tourangeau
Gaëlle Vallée-Tourangeau
Professor of Behavioural Science

I am an experimental psychologist by training, and my research expertise lies in applied behavioural science, judgement and decision-making, and creative cognition.