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“As levels of wealth increase, feelings of compassion and empathy go down, and their feelings of self-interest and the ideology of entitlement increases.”

In this entertaining but sobering talk, social psychologist Paul Piff shares his research into how people behave when they feel wealthy. (Hint: badly.) But while the problem of inequality is a complex and daunting challenge, there’s good news too.

 

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