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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>

Book Signings at the 2015 APS Annual Convention

Frans B. M. de Waal, APS Fellow Steven Pinker, and APS Past President Michael Gazzaniga will be signing copies of their newest books at the APS Annual Convention, May 21–24 in New York City. ... More>