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Self-proclaimed experts more vulnerable to the illusion of knowledge
"Our work suggests that the seemingly straightforward task of judging one's knowledge may not be so simple, particularly for individuals who believe they have a relatively high level of knowledge to begin with," says psychological scientist Stav Atir of Cornell University,
The research team warns that a tendency to overclaim, especially in self-perceived experts, may actually discourage individuals from educating themselves in precisely those areas in which they consider themselves knowledgeable - leading to potentially disastrous outcomes.
failure to recognize or admit one's knowledge gaps in the
realm of finance or medicine could easily lead to
uninformed decisions with devastating consequences for
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