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Presidential Column

Igniting the BRAIN Initiative

The Obama administration’s BRAIN initiative is driving remarkable collaboration among scientists from diverse fields. Guest columnist Miyoung Chun reflects on the project’s origin, in which she played a seminal role. ... More>


Presidential Column

Technology, Psychology, and a Coming Revolution in the Study of Decision Making

Big data is driving a sea change in research on human behavior and decision making. Guest Presidential Columnist Paul W. Glimcher of New York University’s Center for Neuroeconomics explains. ... More>


Presidential Column

Applying Psychology to Public Policy

Behavioral science is helping the British government save tens of millions of pounds. Guest Presidential Columnist David Halpern describes how the UK Cabinet-level office he heads is making that happen. ... More>


Presidential Column

Educating Consumers of Psychological Science

Making sure laypeople understand psychological findings can be just as important as training the next generation of researchers. ... More>


Presidential Column

Restocking Our Subject Pools

Jay J. Van Bavel and David G. Rand share ideas on using new technology to enhance psychological research. ... More>