Risky behavior, self-control, and reverse psychology
Broadcast: Midmorning, 10/04/2010, 9:06 a.m.
Recent research on distracted driving shows that laws against texting and cell phone use may not have any effect. Midmorning asks why we're tempted to make risky decisions instead of doing the right thing.
- David Pizarro: is Assistant Professor of psychology at Cornell University.
- Craig Fox: is Professor of Policy and psychology at UCLA.
- Kathleen Vohs: is Professor of Marketing at the University of Minnesota.