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2 March 2017

In Conversation with Michael Sandel: Capitalism, Democracy, and the Public Good

Professor Michael Sandel teaches political philosophy at Harvard University. He has been described as "the most relevant living philosopher," a "rock-star moralist"(Newsweek) and "currently the most popular professor in the world."(Die Zeit)

In this public lecture he debated the nature of capitalism, democracy, and the public good with a view to answer some of the big questions of our age. Professor Tim Besley chaired the conversation. 

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