If you’re so smart, why aren’t you rich? Turns out it’s just chance | Curio

If you’re so smart, why aren’t you rich? Turns out it’s just chance

7 mins | Aug 29, 2020

New scientific research explains the factors that determine how individuals become wealthy. The most successful people are not the most talented, just the luckiest, a new computer model of wealth creation confirms. Could taking that into account maximize return on many kinds of investment? MIT Technology Review's Emerging Technology from the arXiv team investigates.

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From MIT Technology Review