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The Neurology of Lending


The Neurology of Lending

Back in 1976, a young professor in Bangladesh starting making dubious low-interest loans to the rural poor of his country. Yunus Muhammad had the crazy idea that even impoverished farmers—men […]... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring: heuristics and intertemporal choices; dissociation between written and spoken language; and vocal signals used to evaluate job candidates. ... More>


Career Advice From an Oldish Not-Quite Geezer


In Search of Authentic Decision Making

Sheena Iyengar examined how we can make choices that reflect our true selves despite a multitude of options at a talk at the 2015 APS Annual Convention. ... More>