How We Hope: Lessons from the Gallup Poll

Most people in the world believe the future will be better than the present (according the Gallup World Poll). Unfortunately, most people struggle to turn that optimism into hope. Surprising research shows us how all people can think about the future in ways that can help us behave in our best interests. The takeaway from over 100 studies: Psychologically investing in the future makes us more successful at school and work and happier today.

Speakers: Shane Lopez
Festival: 2012

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