Monday, 16 February 2009
Can You Buy Happiness?
If happiness could be bought, it would probably come in the shape of a $60, 000 toilet from the Japan. Or Australian coffee beans, which need to go through the digestive tract of an Asian Palm Civet before hitting your espresso cup, modestly priced at $600 a lb. Or perhaps a tiny bar of soap containing silver nanoparticles for a mere $125.
Journalist and Author Benjamin Wallace shares his experience of the world’s most expensive products. But did they make him happy? Find out in his TED Talk Does happiness have a price tag?",