Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Faculty Research

Behavior Lessons for Leadership and Teamwork
Body language is critical to your effectiveness in working with other people, says social psychology researcher Deborah Gruenfeld.

Hypothetically Speaking, Beware
Baba Shiv's research reveals why hypothetical questions aren't as innocent as they seem.

Financial Leadership Required to Fight Symphony Orchestra 'Cost Disease'
In a new book, economics Professor Robert Flanagan explains why symphony orchestras need multiple strategies to keep their finances from ballooning out of control.

Why Nice Guys Don't Always Make It to the Top
Nice guys may not finish first, according to research coauthored by Nir Halevy. In fact, taking care of others in your group and even taking care of outsiders may reduce a nice guy's chance of becoming a leader.