Tick, tock: A study on honesty

Piece on The Economist on my paper (with Hélène Barcelo) The Good, the Bad, and the Angry: An experimental study on the the heterogeneity of people’s (dis)honest behavior.

A field guide to deception

Piece on the MIT Technology Review on my paper (with Hélène Barcelo) The Good, the Bad, and the Angry: An experimental study on the the heterogeneity of people’s (dis)honest behavior.

Education “teaches you how to be a better liar”

Piece on the Daily Mail on my sole-authored paper Who lies? A meta-analysis of the effect of sex, age, and education on honesty.

Traits of Deontologists and Consequentialists: Appearance and Reality

Piece on the Philosophy blog dailynous.com on my paper Are Kantians better social partners? People making deontological judgments are perceived to be more prosocial than they actually are.

People may be more honest than psychologists thought

This is a piece on The Economist on my sole-authored paper Does the truth come naturally? Time pressure and low cognitive reflection promote honesty in deception games.

Social expectations influence behaviour

Piece by the American Psychological Association on my paper (with David Rand, Victoria Brescoll, Jim Everett, and Hélène Barcelo) on social heuristics and social roles, as “particularly exciting experiments in psychology”.

Research suggests cooperative behaviour is not instinctive, but learned

Interview with Giorgia Cococcioni appeared on Phys.org. We talk about our paper “Social setting, intuition, and experience in laboratory experiments interact to shape cooperative decision-making“.

Menschen sind weder sozial noch altruistisch – Beides muss gelernt werden

Piece (in German) on sciencefiles.org. They talk about my paper with Giorgia Cococcioni “Social setting, intuition, and experience in laboratory experiments interact to shape cooperative decision-making“.

People cooperate to their disadvantage

Interview with Jillian Jordan and David Rand appeared on the Yale Daily News. We talk about our paper “Heuristics guide the implementation of social preferences in one-shot Prisoner’s Dilemma experiments“.

Quel est le secret pour créer un véritable esprit d’équipe

Piece (in French) appeared on the blog lesaffaires.com. They talk about my paper with Giorgia Cococcioni “Social setting, intuition, and experience in laboratory experiments interact to shape cooperative decision-making“.

Behavioral studies suggest that humans cooperate more than assumed by economists

Piece appeared on the blog technology.org. They talk about my paper “The emergence of hyper-altruistic behaviour in conflictual situations“.