Cases Unwrapped Video Series
In It To Win: The Jack Abramoff Story
Featuring former lobbyist and convicted felon Jack Abramoff, this 25-minute documentary explores the internal biases and external pressures he faced as well as the consequences of his unethical decision-making. Filmed on the UT Austin campus.
In It To Win: Jack & Framing
Abramoff’s version of framing, which describes how our judgments, including our ethical judgments, are affected just by how a situation is posed or viewed. With Robert Prentice and Minette Drumwright.
In It To Win: Jack & Moral Equilibrium
Abramoff’s version of moral equilibrium, which describes our tendency to keep a running scoreboard in our heads that compares our self-image as ethical people to our actual behavior. With Robert Prentice.
In It To Win: Jack & Overconfidence Bias
Abramoff’s version of overconfidence bias, which is our tendency to be more confident about our moral character and our ability to act ethically than is objectively justified. With Robert Prentice.
In It To Win: Jack & RationalizationsThe University of Texas at Austin
In It To Win: Jack & Role Morality