Published: Jan. 30, 2018

Leaf Van BovenCU Psychology and Neuroscience Professor Leaf Van Boven (Social) published an article in Politico Magazine about the misleading statistical implications of a recent tweet of the president's. In the article, Van Boven and his colleague Paul Slovic at the University of Oregon suggest that the president played a "psychological trick" in the way he presented a statistic from a recent government report on terrorism. Read the Politico Magazine article.