Your Dose of Nice for the Weekend


We’ve got money on our minds, and our minds on money, specifically, how it affects human behaviour. A few years ago, Berkeley psychologists Paul Piff and Dacher Keltner ran several studies about how wealth influences how much we care about other people’s feelings. Read on for more information about the studies, their not-so-surprising results, and more on the topic of how being rich can make you mean.

Does being rich make you mean or does being mean make you rich?

How rich people treat pedestrians and five other findings on what wealth does to a person

-The more money, the less human?

-The more money, the less empathy?

-But what it really comes down to is “the inequality of behaviour”


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