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If We Go Over the Fiscal Cliff, Will People Spend or Save? Childhood Environments May Hold the Key

In the face of hard times, which strategy gives us the best shot at survival: saving for the future or spending resources on immediate gains? The answer may depend on the economic conditions we faced in childhood, according to new research published in Psychological Science. ... More>