Competitive Human Behaviour

I know psychologists may define ‘competition‘ as an attempt to provide…

an advantage to the individual at the expense of others

…but are they right? I’m not convinced.

In the UK we are born into a world where we are told that competition is good, the ‘free market’ rules, and monopolies are bad. Competitive environments certainly seem to be productive environments where people may work very hard indeed. Continue reading

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