Rational Optimism about Planet Earth

Featuring Matt Ridley

Podcast audio:
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In his recent work on the greening of our planet, Matt Ridley discovered something interesting: likely scenarios in which humans contribute more to climate change (according to the IPCC) are the same ones in which incomes grow more slowly.

Video produced by Caleb O. Brown & Austin Bragg.