Crisis Antidote – The Rational Optimist

Take a break from the doom and gloom of the credit crunch with Matt Ridley’s talk on his excellent upbeat book “The Rational Optimist – How Prosperity Evolves”, time to take a step back and appreciate just how lucky those of us alive today really are. Per the blurb for the talk – Matt Ridley, bestselling author of The Red Queen, Nature via Nurture, and other books, tells the story of human cultural and economic evolution in his latest work, …

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