Variable Details:

Source:

Murray, Sandra L., John G. Holmes, and Maya Aloni (2009), "Commitment Insurance: Compensating for the Autonomy Costs of Interdependence in Close Relationships", Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 97, 256-278.
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Variable



Definition:

  • Participants in the thwarted outcome control condition completed an Event Survey. This survey asked participants to indicate whether specific events where they could not meet their goals had ever happened to them.


Item(s):

  • I couldn’t watch something I wanted to watch on TV.
  • I had my sleep disrupted.


Citations: