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Table 1 Description of each experimental condition

From: Assessing the role of short-term weather forecasts in fire manager tactical decision-making: a choice experiment

  Condition
Condition 1 (n = 103) Condition 2 (n = 79)
Initial team strategy Indirect Direct
Choice experiment measured Willingness to switch to direct attack Willingness to switch to indirect attack
Interpretation of positive utility Attribute level is more amenable to direct attack Attribute level is more amenable to indirect attack
“NONE” alternative interpretation Utility of a given alternative must exceed the utility of NONE for switching to direct attack to be preferable to the status quo Utility of a given alternative must exceed the utility of NONE for switching to indirect attack to be preferable to the status quo