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Poor People Judge Harm-Doers More Harshly

The Poor and the Heartless

Last year, the top 10 percent of American earners took home more than half of the country’s total income. The top 1 percent took home a fifth. That’s the greatest […]... More>

Oxytocin May Reduce Anxiety Related to Social Threats, But Only for Some

Though oxytocin has been considered as a possible treatment for social anxiety, new research suggests that its effects are nuanced, promoting prosocial behaviors only in people with low social anxiety. ... More>

There’s an App for That: A Pilot Test of an Anxiety- and Stress-Reduction App

We conducted pilot testing of a new mobile “app” that is a gamified version of Attention Bias Modification for anxiety. Compared to a placebo condition, extended app use (40 minutes) […] More>