Economics

The Politics Of Pirates & Cyberspace [VIDEO]

March 8, 2013
The Politics Of Pirates & Cyberspace [VIDEO]

Jean-Phillippe Vergne, coauthor of The Pirate Organization, explains how the edge of capitalism is driven by outlaws by pointing out the parallels between the age of pirates and our current cyberspace economy.

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Wealth Distribution In The US [VIDEO INFOGRAPHIC]

March 4, 2013
Wealth Distribution In The US [VIDEO INFOGRAPHIC]

This video about wealth distribution in the US is a superb example of how to create a video infographic.

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Tim Harford: Trial, Error & The God Complex

July 30, 2011
Tim Harford: Trial, Error & The God Complex

Economics writer Tim Harford studies complex systems and finds a surprising link among the successful ones: they were built through trial and error. In this sparkling talk from TEDGlobal 2011, he asks us to embrace our randomness and start making better mistakes.

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