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For centuries, philosophers, economists, and social scientists assumed that human beings are generally rational. Daniel Kahneman upended that assumption with findings that continue to reverberate through several scientific disciplines and […]... More>
APS highlights some of the fields that have emerged or matured, how they have integrated other scientific disciplines, and how researchers are collaborating with international peers. ... More>
Hefty pay raises and commissions today may heighten the pain when business slows down and salaries are frozen, research suggests. ... More>
New research suggests that people’s racial biases make them more likely to leave money on the table when a windfall is not split evenly between groups. ... More>
When legendary economist John Maynard Keynes predicted that by 2030, most people would have to work only 15 hours a week to make a comfortable living, he never factored in […]... More>