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

7 talks • 1h 47m
An insightful look at the sharing economy (Uber, Airbnb and TaskRabbit, among others) and why trust has become a force in today’s market.
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Talks about Economics

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Exclusive articles about Economics

Will automation take away all our jobs?

Probably not. But if we want a future where more of those jobs are decent and well-paying, we — and our institutions — need to rise to its challenge, says economist David Autor....

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...
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