We need to design economic systems so that they work to the benefit of all. Compassion science is showing us how.
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Inducing empathy towards a specific situation of need, pain, or distress increases altruistic behavior in economic interactions
Stress leads to decreased trust
Economic decision making is context-sensitive and motive-based. Care and power motivation have a dissociable fingerprint in shaping either cooperative or punishment behaviors.
We need to fundamentally reimagine and learn anew what it means to be human