A story in the most recent issue of Scientific American Mind discusses the work of Jan-Emmanuel de Neve and James Fowler, who suggested in 2009 that "the MAOA gene predicts credit card debt." In their paperposted to the Social Science Research Network — de Neve, of the London School of Economics, and Fowler, of the

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