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Increasing Personal Savings, the Groundhog Day Way

Thinking about time as a cycle of recurring experiences — think Bill Murray in the movie Groundhog Day — may help us to put more money away into our savings. ... More>


Money May Corrupt, but Thinking About Time Can Strengthen Morality

Priming people to think about money makes them more likely to cheat, but priming them to think about time seems to strengthen their moral compass, according to new research. ... More>


Keep the mornings honest, the afternoons for lying and cheating


Yes, I’m an Ethical Person–Before Lunch, Anyway


Moral in the Morning, But Dishonest in the Afternoon

Our ability to exhibit self-control to avoid cheating or lying is significantly reduced over the course of a day, making us more likely to be dishonest in the afternoon. ... More>