Saturday, August 5, 2017

More on Income Inequality

Apropos of my blog post on income inequality here, there has been a new study which opines on the reason behind certain people's willingness to suffer sub-optimal outcomes in order to lessen inequality. A summary of the study can be found here.

The money shot? "This willingness to hurt the poor to pull down the rich was predicted only by the individual's proneness to envy."

Read it in full, very interesting.