Highlights Oct 27 to Nov 3

Here's a roundup of the best from this week, including impossibly high standards, how introverts become leaders, and the dangers of romance.

Avoiding Emotional Traps is Easier than You Think

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Stop your heart from leading your head

Does Marriage Have a Future?

By Nigel Barber Ph.D.
Does economics predict the future of marriage?

Why Can’t Introverts Be Leaders?

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
Are extraverts really better leaders? Can an introvert be a good leader?

‘Aside From the Lack of Love, Everything Is Fine'

By Aaron Ben-Zeév Ph.D.
Love is not a bed of roses

Perfectionism, Procrastination, and Distress

By Timothy A Pychyl Ph.D.
A study that examines traits that predict psychological distress

Science and The Good Life

By Howard S. Friedman Ph.D.
Stuff happens; how do you explain it?

Who Is Funnier—Democrats or Republicans?

By Peter McGraw Ph.D.
What does science say about humor and politics?