Keith Chen is doing economic research with  JUN 06 2005

Keith Chen is doing economic research with monkeys; teaching them how money works. "When taught to use money, a group of capuchin monkeys responded quite rationally to simple incentives; responded irrationally to risky gambles; failed to save; stole when they could; used money for food and, on occasion, sex."

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