What does wealth have to do with ethics? Is greed good?

This PBS Newshour report takes a look at a study led by Paul Piff of the University of California at Berkeley that found that rich people are more likely to exhibit and endorse unethical behavior.

From the video description:

Published on Jun 21, 2013

In a series of startling studies, psychologists at the University of California at Berkeley have found that “upper-class individuals behave more unethically than lower-class individuals.” Ongoing research is trying to find out what it is about wealth — or lack of it — that makes people behave they way they do. Paul Solman reports as part of his Making Sen$e series, more of which you can check out here: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/economy/m… and http://www.pbs.org/newshour/businessd…

 

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