Field Dependence / Field Independence as a Factor of Financial Decision Making With Varying Degrees of Risk Among Students


  • Tatiana Belykh Department of Psychology, Saratov National Research University named after N.G. Chernyshevsky, Russian Federation
  • Zinchenko Ekaterina Mikhailovna Department of Psychology, Saratov National Research University named after N.G. Chernyshevsky, Russian Federation



decision-making, risk, field dependence / field independence, oculomotor activity


Currently, a new interdisciplinary field of research – financial behaviour-is rapidly developing. Psychological characteristics of the subject of financial behaviour can have a significant impact on the decision-making process in this field. Cognitive style, as an individual way of processing the information perceived by the subject, is one of the factors determining such procedural features of financial decision-making as: the time spent on decision – making, the speed of decision-making, the emotional state of the individual during decision-making, the nature of perceptual information processing (especially oculomotor activity), as well as the type of decision strategy - rational, irrational or marginal.


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Belykh , T., & Ekaterina Mikhailovna, Z. . (2020). Field Dependence / Field Independence as a Factor of Financial Decision Making With Varying Degrees of Risk Among Students . International Journal of Cognitive Research in Science, Engineering and Education (IJCRSEE), 8(Special issue), 113–120.