Fox News Explained: a study at UC-Berkeley found that people who are overconfident in incorrect information are actually more effective in building peers’ trust than people showing less confidence in the correct info.

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Fox News Explained: a study at UC-Berkeley found that people who are overconfident in incorrect information are actually more effective in building peers’ trust  than people showing less confidence in the correct info.

Study Here: http://haas.berkeley.edu/faculty/papers/anderson/status%20enhancement%20account%20of%20overconfidence.pdf