Posts Tagged ‘wealth’

PBS story on income inequality and behaviour: Money on the Mind

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

Wow. The effect of money on behaviour, and why BMWs are less likely to stop for you at a crosswalk.

…read more

“Put down those pens, authors! Put down those brushes, artists! Why not go into the service industry? Or banking?”

Monday, April 20th, 2009

Apologies to non-Canadian readers, but I need to address our national broadcaster. Dear CBC, Canadians need much more Seán Cullen on CBC radio, and much less Stuart McLean. Why do we have to wait until summer to listen to Simply Seán on the radio? Why only in the summer, CBC? What is the logic of giving us the oily, faux-down-home Stuart McLean all year, and the droll, off-offbeat Seán Cullen only in the summer?

…read more