Study Brown et al. (2009a): study US 2006
- Participants in a mindfulness meditation course, USA, 200?
- Survey name
- Unnamed study
- N = 69
- Non Response
Questionnaire: Paper & Pencil Interview (PAPI)
completed in a 1-hour single session
- Authors's Label
- Desire discrepancy
- Our Classification
- M = 3.13; SD 1.58
- Self report on 2 questions:
(1) Consider your present financial situation in relation to your wants or goals for yourself. How well does your financial situation right now approach what you want?
Rated 1 (not at all matches) to 7 (is better than what I want).
(2) Considering your present financial situation, how acceptable is the gap between what you have right now and what you want? Rated 1 (not at all acceptable) to 4 (fairly acceptable) to 7 (very acceptable) to 8 (there is no gap).
After reversion higher scores demonstrate larger desire discrepancy.