Economics

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of economics.

Video playlists about Economics

The global power shift

11 talks • 3h 12m
Big-picture talks about global politics and the shifting weight of the world.

Understanding world economics

9 talks • 2h 17m
Clear, compelling talks on big issues facing the global economy.

How to spend your money

7 talks • 1h 36m
What should you do with your paycheck? These talks offer reframes to help you save, spend and give — with intention.

The economy of trust

6 talks • 1h 30m
An insightful look at the sharing economy (Uber, Airbnb and TaskRabbit, amongst others) and why trust has become an undeniable force in today’s market.

Talks about Economics

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Exclusive articles about Economics

Why cities rule the world

Cities are the the 21st century’s dominant form of civilization — and they’re where humanity’s struggle for survival will take place. Robert Muggah and Benjamin Barber spell out...

How should I pay for art?

Step inside an experimental economy with no money — but lots of exchange. You’re walking down the street in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, on a lazy summer afternoon. A signboard anno...
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