A lesson all parents hope to instill in their children: It’s better to give than to receive. Apparently, people who live in Utah get the message better than the rest of us.

Two studies show that more Utah residents give time and money to charity than residents of any other state. What’s more, the average Utahn gives a higher percentage of his or her discretionary income to charity than those who live elsewhere.

Read the whole story, the second installment in our new weekly Outlook feature, here.

And read last week’s inaugural installment, when we named Ohio the best state in America.