Department of Economics public lecture
Date: Monday 15 October 2012
Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker: Tim Harford
Chair: Dr Francesco Nava
Tim Harford combines biology, statistical physics, psychology and of course economics to explore how complex problems are solved, and the crucial role of learning from our apparently endless ability to screw up.
Tim Harford is the author of Adapt and The Undercover Economist. He is a senior columnist at the Financial Times, presenter of Radio 4's More or Less, and a visiting fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford.
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A copy of Tim Harford's PowerPoint presentation is available download. Download: 'Adapt: Problem solving in a complex world' (pdf).
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