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Wearing a Sequined Tuxedo to Work? Maybe You’re Feeling Jealous. - Jealousy can steer us toward attention-grabbing products, even when they are inappropriate for the setting.

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Tony Karman

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The Surprisingly Short Journey from Ivory Tower to Patent Office - Scientific research leads to marketplace innovations more frequently and quickly than expected.

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How Do People Respond to Sales Tax Increases? - New research shows we aren’t as blasé as economists thought.

How Do People Respond to Sales Tax...

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The Science Behind Word-of-Mouth Recommendations

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Stephanie Johnson

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Three Ways Artificial Intelligence Is Improving How Companies Do Business - A new wave of industries stands to benefit from AI. Does yours?

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Kellogg Insight October 2017 Issue -

Kellogg Insight October 2017 Issue

Analyzing the Trump Tax Plan - A former acting director of the Congressional Budget Office explains the impact on the deficit, corporate taxes, and pass-through income.

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Donald Marron

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Joseph Goodman

Take 5: How to Tell a Great Story - Storytelling is a key business skill. Here’s how to make your narratives more persuasive.

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Witnessing Immoral Behavior Makes Us Want to Buy Popular Brands - How scandals impact seemingly unrelated purchasing decisions.

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Is It Too Hot to Help Out? - Why the thermostat may be the key to better customer service.

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Kellogg Insight September 2017 Issue -

Kellogg Insight September 2017 Issue

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Take 5: How Power Dynamics Shape Our Behavior - Power—or the lack of it—impacts everything from snack choices to economic growth.

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When Corporations Donate to Candidates, Are They Buying Influence? - The surprising result suggests the need to rethink the role of money in politics.

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To Get the Most from Data Analytics, Reward Intellectual Curiosity Across Your Company - Don’t relegate big data to sales and marketing. Let it permeate the culture.

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Monitoring Moviegoers’ Brains Can Predict Box Office Success - For a month, researchers put EEG caps on patrons at a suburban theater. Here is what they found.

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