Tag Archives: framing

The impact of Obama’s middle name

There has been previous research that suggests that your name can affect how likely you are to be called for a job interview - a particular US study found that having an African American name is a significant disadvantage. Name your … Continue reading

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It’s just not fair! Why we don’t know what taxes we want

What’s the difference between being left-wing and right-wing? Perhaps not very much – it depends on how the question is asked. Stian Reimers at UCL asked people how a tax burden should be split between a high earner (Andy on … Continue reading

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