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Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: Pygmalion Effect

The Pygmalion effect is a special case of the selffulfilling prophecy in which raising a manager's expectations for worker performance in fact boosts performance. The Pygmalion effect first appeared in educational psychology when psychologists ...

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