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5–7 May, 2015 • London, UK

Ideas that Matter

Tim Harford (The Financial Times)
10:05–10:25 Wednesday, 6/05/2015
Location: King's Suite
Average rating: ****.
(4.79, 29 ratings)

We’re always talking about “innovation”, but – says Tim Harford – there are really two very different kinds of innovation. Using stories from sports, science, music, and military history, Tim will make you think different about where good ideas come from and how they should be encouraged.

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Tim Harford

The Financial Times

Tim is an economist, journalist, and broadcaster. He is author of the million-selling “The Undercover Economist”, a senior columnist at the Financial Times, and the presenter of Radio 4’s “More or Less”. Tim has spoken at TED, PopTech, and the Sydney Opera House and is a visiting fellow of Nuffield College, Oxford. He is Economics Commentator of the Year, 2014.

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Fouad Bendris
10/05/2015 14:13 BST

Hum – useless to say how Tim evangelists life and history !
No doubt – The best ever Economist lecturer ;()