As part of the World Bank’s Open Learning Campus, focusing on the World Development Report 2014, Professor Ian Goldin gives insights into managing global risks.
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What are the impacts of population growth? Can our planet support the demands of the ten billion people anticipated to be the world’s population by the middle of this century? Here Professor Ian Goldin gives an overview of ‘Is the Planet Full?’, a collection of essays from Oxford Martin School academics, tackling one of the […]
Professor Ian Goldin, Director of the Oxford Martin School, gives an overview of his new book, ‘The Butterfly Defect: How globalization creates systemic risks, and what to do about it’.
Globalisation has brought us vast benefits including growth in incomes, education, innovation and connectivity. Professor Ian Goldin, director of the Oxford Martin School, argues that it also has the potential to destabilise our societies. In his forthcoming book, ‘The Butterfly Defect: How globalisation creates systemic risks, and what to do about it’, co-authored with Mike […]
What are the impacts of population growth? Can our planet support the demands of the ten billion people anticipated to be the world’s population by the middle of this century? A panel of Oxford Martin School academics debate the themes in the soon-to-be-released collection of essays, Is the Planet Full?
“47% of future jobs will be taken by machines, but they can’t do wisdom, sensitivity or tenderness,” says Ian Goldin, Director of the Oxford Martin School, as he calls for good cyber governance and a harmonious interdependence between humans and machines.
A panel discussion hosted by Kellogg College on Friday 29th November 2013. The panellists discuss the global governance of migration, migrant rights and development. The regulation of international migration and migrant rights are among the most contested public policy issues around the world. In 2013-14 a series of high-level policy meetings (including the High-Level Dialogue […]
Professor Ian Goldin, Director of the Oxford Martin School, speaks at the IoT World Forum 2013.
Professor Ian Goldin from the University of Oxford says there has never been a better time to be alive or to be born poor. But in order to make the most of this era of possibility, we urgently need an inclusive and sustainable globalization that works for both the individual and the collective.