About the Authors

Eric Luis Uhlmann


Affiliation Management and Human Resources Department, HEC Paris, Jouy-en-Josas, France

Christopher M. Barnes

Affiliation Department of Management and Organization, Foster School of Business, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EU CB. Performed the experiments: CB. Analyzed the data: CB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CB. Wrote the paper: EU CB. Here is our full Author Contribution Statement: EU and CB developed the research hypothesis and theoretical framing of the paper. CB designed the study methodology and collected and analyzed the data. The abstract, introduction, and discussion of the paper were written by EU, and the methods and results by CB. Both authors approved the final version of the paper for submission.