Ian Goldin

Entries by Ian Goldin

Collective Genius

(0) Comments | Posted 22 November 2012 | (14:59)

This is the best time in history to be alive. Access to education, healthcare and employment is increasing for populations the world over. If you are born poor, the chances of escaping poverty and leading a long and healthy life are significantly better than ever before. In large part this...

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What do 7 Billion People Mean for our Global Future?

(2) Comments | Posted 28 October 2011 | (20:09)

By now, we've all heard about the 7 billionth person being born on the planet this month. If we can get beyond all the headlines, though, we have an opportunity to reflect on the complex interconnectedness of global future challenges.

Professor Ian Goldin, Director of the Oxford Martin School (Oxford...

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