Does Your Language Help You Save Money

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What can economists learn from linguists? Behavioral economist Keith Chen introduces a fascinating pattern from his research: that languages without a concept for the future — “It rain tomorrow,” instead of “It will rain tomorrow” — correlate strongly with high savings rates. Read more about Chen’s explorations

Keith Chen’s new research suggests that the language you speak may impact the way you think about your future.

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