University Of Canterbury

Calling out lies by scanning your brain

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Calling out lies by scanning your brain

Brains don't lie - which is why University of Canterbury researchers are investigating brain scanning as a new way of determining if someone might be lying.


A recent MYOB survey found 44 percent of small business owners don’t believe the New Zealand education system enables students to gain the right skills to work in business. This is no surprise to Dr Rachel Wright, who, as the Director of the University of Canterbury’s Centre for Entrepreneurship, is working to change that with several successful student start-ups.