Currently browsing "Bias"

Observation

APS Fellow Jennifer L. Eberhardt Named 2014 MacArthur ‘Genius’ Fellow

Social psychologist Jennifer L. Eberhardt was awarded a 2014 MacArthur Fellowship in recognition of her outstanding research on the psychological association between race and crime. ... More>


Your 401(k) Is Healthy. So Maybe You Are, Too.


Feminine Faces Offered Less at the Negotiation Table

A recent study finds that faces with more feminine features are seen as more cooperative and less savvy in negotiations, resulting in lower offers. ... More>


Workplace Diversity Initiatives May Mask Discrimination

Workplace diversity initiatives might actually create a false sense of fairness, leading people to overlook lingering discrimination, a new study shows. ... More>


Cognitive Bias May Underlie Both Physical and Financial Health Behaviors

Poor physical health and poor financial health may be driven by the same underlying psychological factors, according to new research. ... More>