Thursday, February 21, 2019 |
Summer soiree with top 30 designersUEFA Champions League: Leroy Sane stuns old club Schalke as Man City win 3-2Anil Kapoor on working with Madhuri Dixit after 18 yearsN Chandrababu Naidu, Mamata Banerjee cashing in on terror impact: G Kishan ReddyFashion mourns death of Kaiser Karl LagerfeldRoss Taylor surpasses Stephen Fleming to become New Zealand's leading ODI run-getterRanveer Singh-Ranbir Kapoor to team up soon?Harish Rao denies rumours of dissent over Cabinet berthFruits and veggies can boost your mental healthICC clears Akila Dananjaya's action, set to resume bowling

Here's how you can make better decisions in life

Posted February 24th, 2015, 02:58 PM IST

Here's how you can make better decisions in life

London: A new study has revealed that people make better decisions in life if they pretend that they are advising someone else.

The researchers attempted to find out the answer to what has been known as Solomon's paradox, named after the Old Testament King, who was famed for his wisdom but failed to make good decisions in his own life, the Independent reported.

Researchers concluded that people are wiser when reasoning about others' problems than when reasoning about their own problems and the results demonstrated that self-distancing reduces this asymmetry in wise reasoning, whereas aging does not, contrary to what some recent research might lead one to expect.

The study is published in the journal Psychological Science.

Sharing

Photos
Latest

A PHP Error was encountered

Severity: Warning

Message: file_get_contents(): http:// wrapper is disabled in the server configuration by allow_url_fopen=0

Filename: views/newsdetails.php

Line Number: 29

A PHP Error was encountered

Severity: Warning

Message: file_get_contents(http://www.indiaaffiliates.in/ads.php?size=300X250): failed to open stream: no suitable wrapper could be found

Filename: views/newsdetails.php

Line Number: 29

Opinion Poll
shambo shankara movie
Hit
Average
flop
Advertisement
advertisement
Videos