Emory University, Goizueta Business School

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Wealth and Social Behavior

Wealth and Social Behavior 2016-05-17
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Emily Bianchi

"There's a lot of potential implications here. On the one hand, you know, it's somewhat troubling because we know that social connections tend to promote mental and physical health. So to the extent that wealthier people are spending less time attending to those relationships, this could have negative implications for physical and mental well-being," says Emory's Emily Bianchi.

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Higher-earning households tend to spend more time alone

A new study finds that wealthier people spend less time socializing. npr's linda wertheimer talks with emily bianchi of emory university about how income levels affect how people spend their time.

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