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Money and Morality: Lack of Resources May Lead to Harsher Moral Judgments

Material resources, specifically income, have a sustaining impact on our lives. But new research reveals that our resources, or lack thereof, can also influence how we judge other people. ... More>


Got a Dollar? You May Be Happier if You Spend it on Someone Else

A boost to income can increase happiness to a certain degree, but accumulating research suggests how you spend your money may be equally important as the amount you have. ... More>


Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Aimed at integrating cutting-edge psychological science into the classroom, Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science offers advice and how-to guidance about teaching a particular area of research or topic in […]... More>


Overdosing on Incentives

It’s assumed that the promise of a monetary bonus improves workers' concentration and performance. But the potential for a bonus can also interfere with the ability to process information. ... 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>