Editor's Page: Loose Ends at Summer Solstice

Editor's Page: Loose Ends at Summer Solstice

Here are a few short items from my in-basket as summer approaches.

I am always intrigued when I read of studies that point out some of the oddities of human eating behavior. One that was cited in The New York Times recently was so counter-intuitive that I had to look up the original citation.

It was electronically published by the Journal of Consumer Research in April with the somewhat off-putting title, “Vicarious Goal Fulfillment: When the Mere Presence of a Healthy Op

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