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Sports Teams May Lose Out From Having ‘Too Much Talent’

Can teams have too much talent? According to new research, after a certain point the addition of more superstar talent to a team can actually result in poorer team performance. ... More>


Not Enough Basketballs? The Too-Much-Talent Effect

The NBA playoffs are underway, and the Miami Heat are the odds-on favorite to “three-peat.” If they do—or if they don’t for that matter—the outcome will fuel an enduring debate […]... More>


The Taxman Cometh: Science Explains Why Some Pay and Others Evade

Millions of Americans are making a mad dash to file their taxes by the April 15th deadline — but some aren't. Researchers explore the factors that motivate people to pay, or not pay, their taxes. ... More>


When to Make the First Move

A plethora of experimental research suggests that it is best to move first in business negotiations. But new studies reveal that other factors influence the power of a first offer. ... More>


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