Monday, February 13, 2012

TED Talk: How Economic Inequality Harms Societies

Remember when I shared my review of Kate Pickett and Richard Wilkinson's book on why equality is better for everyone? Well, if you haven't found the time to read it yet, here's the 15-minutes TED Talk by Richard Wilkinson on the same topic.

It just make so much sense. More equality (eg justice, opportunities, finance) = more happiness. And it applies at the scale of societies.