Remuneration: it's payback time

banker-voodoo-doll

Psychologists have long been occupied by attempts to modify damaging human behaviour. It is a natural impulse to punish bad behaviour, but as a means of prevention, the stick can be a blunt instrument. As the boffins learned long ago, reducing recidivism and the natural desire to punish wrongdoing require different approaches. Fast forward a century from Pavlov’s dog to the global financial crisis, and we find authorities across Europe and beyond are keen to rap the knuckles of culprits. Never

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.risk.net/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: