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December 9, 2023

Does being richer makes you more self-interested?

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As part of this month’s Econ Extra Credit series , we’ll look at a study about how likely drivers were to stop for a pedestrian waiting at a crosswalk. Turns out, the nicer the car, the less likely it was to stop. What can we learn about how wealth — or the lack of it — impacts our behavior? We’ll also check on the status of big passenger railway upgrades throughout the U.S.

Aired December 8, 2023

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