Evil Genius? How Dishonesty Can Lead to Greater Creativity
"We propose that dishonest and creative behavior have something in common: They both involve breaking rules. Because of this shared feature, creativity may lead to dishonesty (as shown in prior work), and dishonesty may lead to creativity (the hypothesis we tested in this research)."
The Dark Side of Creativity: Original Thinkers Can be More Dishonest
"Creativity is a common aspiration for individuals, organizations, and societies. Here, however, we test whether creativity increases dishonesty."
Dishonesty and Creativity: Two Sides of the Same Coin?
"Lying about performance on one task may increase creativity on a subsequent task by making people feel less bound by conventional rules, according to new research."
Creatives Are More Messy
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Is Creativity Inherited?