This is a classic and well worth your time.
Julien Couvreur says:
Loved it. Thanks for sharing.
Would economists call this rational or irrational behavior?
Tim Gill says:
Great to see this. I knew of the basic finding, but not the nuances. My hunch is that confirmity to the group explains (at least in part) the three profound systemic moral collapses we have seen in the UK in recent years: the MPs’ expenses scandal, the banking crisis and the phone hacking/privacy scandal.
Tim Harford is an author, columnist for the Financial Times and presenter of Radio 4's "More or Less".
Learn More ›
Enter your email address to receive notifications of new articles by email.
Copyright © 1999-2014 Tim Harford. All rights reserved.
Articles Archive • Photos by Fran Monks
WOLFANGO STUDIO / WEB DEV & DESIGN