TED Radio Hour How does money motivate, trick, satisfy and disappoint us? In this hour, TED speakers share insights into our relationship with money.

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The Money Paradox

How does money motivate, trick, satisfy and disappoint us? In this hour, TED speakers share insights into our relationship with money.

Laurie Santos: Are We Wired To Be Bad With Money?

Why is it that we keep doing dumb things in the face of bad consequences? — Laurie SantosJames Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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Are We Wired To Be Bad With Money?

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Circulus Kriedler
Get Your Money will.i.am
Keith Chen: Could Your Language Affect Your Ability To Save Money?

Why is it that we allow subtle nudges of our language to affect our decision making? --Keith ChenJames Duncan Davidson/TEDhide caption

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Could Your Language Affect Your Ability To Save Money?

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Paul Piff: Does Money Make You Mean?

As a person's levels of wealth increase, their feelings of compassion and empathy go down, and...their ideology of self-interest increases. --Paul PiffMargot Duane/Courtesy of TEDhide caption

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Does Money Make You Mean?

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Money Changes Everything The Smiths
Daniel Pink: How Much Does Money Motivate Us?

The solution is not to do more of the wrong things, to entice people with a sweeter carrot, or threaten them with a sharper stick. --Daniel PinkJames Duncan Davidson/TEDhide caption

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How Much Does Money Motivate Us?

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Michael Norton: Can Money Buy You Happiness?

Maybe the reason that money doesn't make us happy is that we're always spending it on the wrong things. --Michael NortonJustin Ide/Courtesy of TEDhide caption

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Can Money Buy You Happiness?

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We Won't Ever Be Rich (But We Could Be Happy) Candle Thieves

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