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The research shows that people who entered their adulthood during hard economic times are less narcissistic later in life than those who came of age during more prosperous times.

“These findings suggest that economic conditions during this formative period of life not only affect how people think about finances and politics, but also how they think about themselves and their importance relative to others,” says psychological scientist and study author Emily Bianchi of Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.

The study is published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science.

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