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.

Exclusive articles about Economics

Change is good? Exchange is better

As the sharing economy gains market share, it needs more support and structure to grow in the right directions. For more than a decade, the sharing economy has functioned as a s...

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...
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