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Students’ Family Income Linked With Brain Anatomy, Academic Achievement

Researchers discover a new dimension to the so-called “achievement gap,” finding specific differences in cortical thickness in the brains of higher-income and lower-income students. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring: the structure of psychopathology in adolescence; stress, executive control, and depression; and gene-environment interactions underlying depression in girls. ... More>


How Do We Increase Empathy?


Increasing Individualism in US Linked with Rise of White-Collar Jobs

Various cultural indicators show that rising individualism in the United States over the last 150 years is mainly associated with a societal shift toward more white-collar occupations. ... More>


Americans Overestimate Class Mobility