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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>


One Way to Rein in Powerful People? Honest Feedback

Leaders who received candid feedback from subordinates shared resources more equitably and behaved far less selfishly over time. ... More>


Bosses Can Spot Self-Serving Workers

Supervisors are surprisingly good at gauging whether workers’ motivations are selfish or genuinely altruistic. ... More>


The Ulysses Strategy


Just Looking at Cash Makes People Selfish and Less Social