Judging the Ability of Friends and Foes

Jennifer L Cook, Jennifer Murphy, Geoffrey Bird

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Collaboration leads us to judge our own ability to be more similar to our collaborators and their ability to be more similar to our own, while competition leads us to exaggerate the gap between our abilities. How does this happen and what does it mean?

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)717-719
Number of pages3
JournalTrends in Cognitive Sciences
Issue number10
Early online date1 Sept 2016
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2016


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