Rice U. study: How firefighters and others take leaps of faith

HOUSTON — (Aug. 1, 2018) — A study of firefighters in the United States breaks new ground in understanding how groups of workers — especially those in high-risk occupations — are able to take leaps of faith. The study conveys what goes into a person’s ability to make critical trust-related judgments. It also has relevance and managerial implications in an era of declining trust in both people and institutions, the study‚Äôs authors said.