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A World Beyond Greed – How to End the Polarisation of Our Politics

Paul Collier and John Kay in conversation with Linda Yueh

59 mins watch time

Posted August 2020

Economics, Politics

Throughout history, successful societies have achieved a rare balance between two sides of human nature – the instinct to cooperate, and the instinct to compete. Yet, in recent decades, extreme individualism has thrown off that balance, polarising our politics and weakening our skills of cooperation. Oxford economists Paul Collier and John Kay believe we can reverse the move towards tribalism and overturn the greed that has degraded corporate culture.