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A Tutorial on Evaluating Hypotheses Using Bayesian Methods

In a recent article in the European Journal of Developmental Psychology, researchers used the example of a hiking trip to illustrate the advantages of Bayesian thinking over traditional statistical methods. ... More>

Chatting Before Negotiations Benefits Men More Than Women

A bit of chitchat before a negotiation helped men—but not women—snag better financial offers for a job contract. ... More>

Social Constraints Can Spark Creativity in Diverse Groups

New research finds that imposing clear rules for behavior in mixed-gender teams actually boosts the quality of a group’s creative output. ... More>

Is Gender Identity Biologically Hard-wired?