IAN H. ROBERTSON is professor of psychology at Trinity College Dublin where he was founding Director of Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience. He is a member of the Royal Irish Academy and was previously a Fellow of Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge, where he was also a senior scientist at the Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit. Robertson has more than two hundred published books and articles in this field, including in Nature, Brain, Journal of Neuroscience and Psychological Bulletin. A former science writer for the London Times, his books include Mind Sculpture and the Opening the Mind’s Eye. He lives in Ireland.
The Winner Effect
Ian H. Robertson
St. Martin's Press
Thomas Dunne Books
What makes a winner? Why do some people succeed both in life and in business, and others fail? Why do a few individuals end up supremely powerful, while many remain powerless?