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Promising to tell the truth increases honesty in young people

Great article on honesty in 8 - 16 years olds. The study found that when young people were asked to 'promise to tell the truth' they were 8 times more likely to tell the truth.

Article (click on the first article on the list, by Evans, Wang & Lee)  British Psychological Society Research Digest blog has a review of the study here

 
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