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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring person-city personality fit, social mechanisms underlying third-party punishment, and infants' understanding of others' need for assistance. ... More>


There’s a Better Way to Brainstorm

People in groups come up with more ideas when they write them down instead of sharing verbally, according to emerging research on collaboration and creativity. ... More>


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Getting to Yes Is Easier Than Saying No

Using specific language to frame a negotiation can make it much more difficult for people to walk away from a deal – even a bad one. ... More>


Power and Punishment: The Rules of Leadership Are Not Universal

A series of experiments demonstrates how the relationship between status, power, and punishment is not consistent across cultures. ... More>