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Psychology TED talk & discussion: Paul Piff '04 "Does Money Make You Mean?"

Thursday, February 12, 4:15 PM - 5:30 PM
Psychology 136
This event is open only to current Reed students, faculty, and staff.

Join the department for a discussion of this TED talk (pizza too!):

Does Money Make You Mean?

Paul Piff ‘04

University of California, Irvine


We’ll start by viewing Dr. Piff’s TED talk, then move to a discussion of the talk and the issues Dr. Piff raises.  A brief summary of his talk:

It's amazing what a rigged game of Monopoly can reveal. 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.

For more information, contact Kathy Oleson.
Submitted by Joan Meyer.
Posted on Jan 28, 2015

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