Essential Reads

Born Good?

Economists, taking altruism seriously, find mixed evidence parents model it for their young children, stronger evidence that young kids are impressionable in this domain.

Authentic or Disingenuous?

By Harold Sigall Ph.D. on September 19, 2017 in Wishful Thoughts
How are you deciding whether others are sincere? Are you being misled?
Chengwei Liu

The Winner Shouldn't Take It All

By Chengwei Liu Ph.D. on September 18, 2017 in Decisions Defined
The winner shouldn't take it all because many of them are simply the luckiest.
University of Chicago Journals

The Power of Watching Yourself Eat

By Peter A. Ubel M.D. on September 11, 2017 in Scientocracy
Making ourselves self-conscious about our food choices can help us reduce temptations by making those temptations less tempting.