Bjorn Lomborg

Global priorities bigger than climate change

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Filmed Jan 2005 at TED2005
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Given $50 billion to spend, which would you solve first, AIDS or global warming? Danish political scientist Bjorn Lomborg comes up with surprising answers.

Bjorn Lomborg
/ Global prioritizer

Danish political scientist Bjorn Lomborg heads the Copenhagen Consensus, which has prioritized the world's greatest problems — global warming, world poverty, disease — based on how effective our solutions might be. It's a thought-provoking, even provocative list.  Full bio.

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