Humans Are Fascinating

A roundup of new discoveries from behavioral science.

One of the highlights of my job is that I get to read up on the latest discoveries on human behavior, and it counts as work. Learning about new studies brings me joy, but the real fun is in nerding out about the results with other people.

So let’s do it…

  1. Contrary to popular belief, cooperation has increased over time. A meta-analysis of over 500 studies across 61 years shows that people are more likely to trust strangers—not less.
  2. There’s a tax on willpower: people with high self-control are more likely to get burdened with extra work.

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