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Hiding Your True Colors May Make You Feel Morally Tainted

Our drive for authenticity may be so fundamental that we actually feel immoral and impure when we violate our true sense of self. ... More>


CEOs Perceived as Moral Rally More Support

When proposing a new policy, CEOs appeared more conscientious and garnered more support for their position when using moral, rather than pragmatic, justifications. ... More>


Fair Is Fair, But Not Everywhere

Imagine this scenario: Two commercial fishermen head out to sea at the break of dawn, and spend the next ten hours hauling in the day’s catch. When they wearily return […]... More>


From Humbug! to Humble: The Power of the Scrooge Effect


The Ethical Calculus of the Tax Cheat

Otherwise moral people use a range of self-serving reasons to justify “bending the rules” and “fudging the numbers” at tax time. ... More>