Behavioural Sciences

There's a strange paradox around liking people who are immoral

Scientists have done new research into why we trust and even admire immoral people. Image: REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas

Bill Hathaway

Public Affairs Officer, Yale University

Share:

The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Behavioural Sciences is affecting economies, industries and global issues
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale

Stay up to date:

Behavioural Sciences

Have you read?

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:

Behavioural SciencesNeuroscience

Share:

Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

Do optimists really live longer? Here’s what the research says
About Us
Events
Media
Partners & Members
Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2022 World Economic Forum