Why we think it’s OK to cheat and steal (sometimes) by Dan Ariely

Very enlightening talk about why we cheat and steal. The “personal fudge factor” is a function of whether we’re reminded of the honor code, distance to the true “cash” value of the gain, and whether our peers are “cheating” makes it OK to cheat. These are all related to the current banking, financial crisis of today. Question your and others’ intuition. They could be wrong!