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David DeSteno

Northeastern University professor and author, "The Truth About Trust"

<a href="http://www.socialemotions.org" target="_hplink">David DeSteno</a> is a professor of psychology at Northeastern University, where he directs the Social Emotions Group. A Fellow of the American Psychological Association and Association for Psychological Science, he is also editor-in-chief of the American Psychological Association's journal Emotion. He earned his Ph.D. from Yale University and has written about his work for publications including the <em>New York Times</em> and <em>Boston Globe</em>. His forthcoming book, <em>The Truth About Trust: How It Determines Success in Life, Love, Learning, and More</em>, will be released in February 2014.