Being “in Control” May Make You Lose Control: The Role of Self-Regulation in Unethical Leadership Behavior

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Joosten, A; Van Dijke, M; Van Hiel, A; De Cremer, D;
(2014)

In the present article, we argue that the constant pressure that leaders face may limit the willpower required to behave according to ethical norms and standards and may therefore lead to unethical behavior. Drawing upon the ego depletion and moral self-regulation liter... View more
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