EconTalk — Agnes Callard

On: Philosophy, Progress and Wisdom Episode: N/A Date: June 22, 2020 Background: Philosopher and author. Key Subjects: Progress. In science. Mechanism: seeking consensus truths (“tying up loose ends”). Finite search: once truths are established (and not challenged), the search ends

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Factfulness

Ten Reasons We’re Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think.By: Hans Rosling (with Ola Rosling and Anna Rosling Ronnlund) Published: 2018 Read: 2020 Summary: The world is much better. The world is awful. The

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