The Rx for wealthy consumers in difficult economic times? Ignore those pangs of guilt, wastefulness and irresponsibility. Go ahead and indulge.
It's no joke, said Anat Heinan, an assistant professor of business administration at Harvard University, who has discovered that though even the rich experience a sense of guilt after making some pricy purchases, passing up indulgences can be worse. Too much self-control stirs more lasting feelings of discontent — disappointment over what might have been missed.
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A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"