The Gist

The Culture of Wealth

Can it really make you happy?

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In the interview, Lauren Greenfield has been documenting the wealthy for the past 25 years and finally turned that into her new film Generation Wealth, an exploration of the rise of wealth culture and the implications it has on those immersed in it. Can money really make you happy? Is there any way for the rest of us to ascend to wealthy status? Would we even want to? Generation Wealth is currently available on Amazon.

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Podcast production by Daniel Schroeder and Pierre Bienaimé.