With episodes like this, it's easy to see why TED Talks have taken off. Michael Norton, a researcher and associate professor at Harvard's business school, says that money can buy happiness after all — but only when you stop spending it on yourself and give it to others. Using research and data from experiments, he takes 11 minutes to explain how "pro-social" spending can benefit you and the people around you.
Michael Norton: How to Buy Happiness
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