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Why this debt ceiling showdown is especially risky

Past fights over the borrowing limit didn’t spark a financial crisis. This time could be different, say two Stanford GSB professors.

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Audible messages are more influential, study finds

Recommendations that are spoken aloud, even by an artificial voice, are more influential than written ones, a new study finds.

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Tips for creative negotiating

In this episode of Think Fast, Talk Smart, Stanford GSB’s Michele Gelfand talks about finding the balance between competition and cooperation, and why metaphors are key.

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Whiskey drinkers find outsourcing hard to swallow

Brands of all kinds that want to appear authentic must show consumers a genuine investment in their craft.

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Stanford GSB’s favorite stories on working and leading

Stanford GSB shares 11 stories from the past year with useful and eye-opening ideas about careers, management, and success from school faculty.

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Could population decline spell the end of economic growth?

Economists’ models assume the population will keep expanding forever. But what if it doesn’t?

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Understanding the role of apologies in ‘honor cultures’

Understanding how “honor cultures” influence people’s willingness to apologize can help reduce conflict.

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Cryptocurrency crashes recall the days of ‘wildcat’ banking

The U.S. used to have hundreds of unregulated private currencies backed by shaky assets. Sound familiar?

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A sense of community helped spread COVID conspiracies on Twitter

New research explores what motivated people to share increasingly bizarre theories about the pandemic.

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The “crisis of belonging” at the root of our political divides

Geoffrey Cohen talks about what’s driving us apart and how to rebuild our connections with each other.

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