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Google Enlists Psychological Science to Fight Office Snack Attacks

Google has enlisted a team of psychological scientists to investigate “nudges” to help employees adopt healthier eating habits in the office. ... More>


Presidential Column

Psychology, Open Science, and Government: The Opportunity

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Psychological scientists are being explicitly invited to a prime spot in government policy development. Guest columnist David Yokum of the US government’s Social and Behavioral Sciences Team urges APS members to accept that invitation — and explains why they should bring their blossoming open science practices with them. ... More>


A New Way to Beat the Market: Invest in Workplace Wellness

Companies that utilized effective health promotion practices produced more than double the stock returns of the S&P 500 Index, according to a new study. ... More>


Beating Cancer, But Battling Hiring Discrimination

Cancer survivors face subtle forms of hiring discrimination, making it harder for them to land jobs, a new study indicates. ... More>