Thursday, February 18, 2016

Jan Johnston Osburn

Wouldn’t it be great to know when you’re being lied to?  Humans are complex and even lie detectors are not 100% accurate.  However, science points to plenty of indicators to help us detect when we're being told a lie. David Larcker and Anastasia Zakolyukina of Stanford's Graduate School of Business believe they have a few indicators to let you know when your boss is lying to you. After analyzing thousands of corporate earnings calls, Larker and Zakolyukina think they have come up with a way to