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Spouses’ Faces Are Similar but Do Not Become More Similar with Time

Both old wives’ tales and psychological literature posit that spouses’ faces become more similar over time. Scholars have argued that partners tend to occupy the same environments, engage in the same activities, eat the same food, and mimic...
9-Oct-2020 3:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Practice Does Not Necessarily Make Perfect When It Comes to Creativity

If you’re a relentlessly upbeat thinker, you may be enamored of the 10,000-hour rule, which holds that if you simply practice something regularly for a long enough time, you’ll eventually achieve mastery.
11-Sep-2020 8:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Mapping the Good and the Bad of Pandemic-Related Restrictions

Pandemics bring pain. But so do the prescriptions for containing them: From school closures to total lockdowns, every government-mandated approach to blunting the impact of COVID-19 involves a trade-off between lives saved and jobs lost.
9-Sep-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Craftier Than Cash: How Banks Use Credit Cards to Bribe Bureaucrats

Bribery doesn’t necessarily involve suitcases of cash, all-expense-paid vacations, or secret gifts of jewelry. For people who don’t want to get caught, subtlety can be more practical.
9-Sep-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Computational social science: Obstacles and opportunities

This study examines the obstacles and opportunities around data sharing between big tech and academia.
9-Sep-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Stanford GSB Action Plan for Racial Equity

Stanford Graduate School of Business today announced its action plan and specific commitments for supporting racial equity. The plan seeks to increase representation of Black Americans and underrepresented minorities at the GSB, improve the...
27-Jul-2020 7:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Stanford Graduate School of Business Launches 8-Week Stanford Rebuild Global Innovation Sprint

Participants receive free access to Stanford’s online entrepreneurial toolkit to guide them through the process of creating and evaluating projects designed to drive recovery
9-Jun-2020 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Media Advisory: Stanford GSB Inaugural Climate, Business and Innovation Conference Convenes Feb. 13

Stanford Graduate School of Business (GSB) Energy Club and Sustainable Business Club are hosting the inaugural Climate, Business and Innovation conference to inform the Stanford business community of the risks and opportunities presented by climate...
11-Feb-2019 2:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Making American Protest Policing Better: If We Could Turn Back Time

An essay by Stanford Graduate School of Business faculty member Sarah Soule and coauthor Christian Davenport, University of Michigan
5-Nov-2020 7:05 PM EST

Stanford and Michigan researchers on a "movement of movements approach" to end police violence

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What Brexit Means to UK Business: Like Jumping Out a Plane Without a Parachute

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How do we fight workplace biases that hold women back?

29-Jan-2019 12:00 PM EST

Can the president win his fight with the Federal Reserve?

16-Jan-2019 10:45 AM EST

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When New Year’s Resolution Excitement Wanes, Social Media Can Boost Motivation

We’re quickly approaching the time when people begin to set New Year’s Resolutions, research from Stanford Graduate School of Business shows that comparing ourselves to others via social media can help us meet our goals.
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