When thanking someone, individuals underestimate the level of happiness their expression of gratitude brings to the recipient, a series of experiments shows. … More
Republicans and Democrats may agree on the existence, causes, and risks of climate change more than they think, although their… More
Whether we are listening in a meeting or going for a walk, our minds often stray from the present task… More
Concerns about replicability and openness of psychological research have led to a transformation in scientific practices and methods in recent… More
A researcher looks at the interpersonal side of our tendency to avoid sunk costs.
A researcher takes a fresh look at why people often persist with an unpleasant or unprofitable endeavor because they don’t want the resources they’ve already invested to go to waste… More
Social interaction is considered to be such an important contributor to physical and mental well-being that individuals who show relatively… More