Self-estimated intelligence: Explaining male hubris, female humility (Reilly et al., 2022)

New Australian research may explain the practical nuances of male hubris, female humility effect. While genders are “equal in measured intelligence” women “systematically” underrate their IQ, while males overinflate theirs. There is no single cause for the male hubris, female humility effect, but a range of social conditioning factors, including the socio-cultural transmission of gender stereotypes.
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