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To Spot a Liar, Listen Closely

An analysis of fraudulent financial statements reveals that company executives used specific vocal cues while lying. ... More>

Children’s Lies Are a Sign of Cognitive Progress

Is Your 4-Year-Old A Liar? Here’s The Bright Side

Understanding Others’ Thoughts Enables Young Kids to Lie

Kids who are taught to reason about the mental states of others are more likely to use deception to win a reward than those who don't receive theory-of-mind training. ... More>

Dishonesty Only Provides Short-Term Benefits