Thinking in a foreign language makes decisions more rational
April 24th, 2012
TO JUDGE A risk more clearly, it may help to consider it in a foreign language.
A series of experiments on more than 300 people from the U.S. and Korea found that thinking in a second language reduced deep-seated, misleading biases that unduly influence how risks and benefits are perceived...
To read more, follow the link to the Wired article here.