- Morton Bast
- New York, NY
- United States
editorial coordinator, TED
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How should we think about the cost of global problems?
At a recent TED Salon event, Bjorn Lomborg looked at 100 years of global problems through the lens of GDP. What do you think of this approach? How might you go about calculating what our major global problems cost us?
Watch the talk and read the TED Blog's Q&A with Lomborg here: [http://wp.me/p10512-lK7] Also, see his 2005 TED Talk for a related discussion of global problems.