Facing up to your politics
Cheating around the world
Lu, J. et al., “The Dark Side of Going Abroad: How Broad Foreign Experiences Increase Immoral Behavior,” Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (January 2017).
School boards for white students
Flavin, P. & Hartney, M., “Racial Inequality in Democratic Accountability: Evidence from Retrospective Voting in Local Elections,” American Journal of Political Science (forthcoming).
The beautiful people are right
Berggren, N. et al., “The Right Look: Conservative Politicians Look Better and Voters Reward It,” Journal of Public Economics (forthcoming).
Don’t move, female politicians
Everitt, J. et al., “Candidate Gender, Behavioral Style, and Willingness to Vote: Support for Female Candidates Depends on Conformity to Gender Norms,” American Behavioral Scientist (December 2016).
Tough to face
Geniole, S. et al., “The Threat Premium in Economic Bargaining,” Evolution and Human Behavior (forthcoming).
Kevin Lewis is an Ideas columnist. He can be reached at email@example.com.