“We are bad judges of friendship”

Our last findings are getting some good press.

“Only half of your friends would consider you their friend, a new study suggests. People have a very poor perception of friendship ties, and this limits their ability to influence their ‘friends,’ according to the research.”

Source: We are bad judges of friendship, new study shows: Researchers find inability to determine who our real friends are limits our powers of persuasion

For the scientific article:  Are You Your Friends’ Friend? Poor Perception of Friendship Ties Limits the Ability to Promote Behavioral Change [PlosONE].