It's been said that money is the root of all evil. Does money make people more likely to lie, cheat and steal? Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports on new research from the University of California, Berkeley about how wealth and inequality affects us psychologically.

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Key Concepts

Economic Equity, Personal Distribution of Income, Distribution of Income, Standard of Living, Income Inequality, Character

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