Watch Ryan Avent, Economics Correspondent for The Economist, in our latest RSA Spotlight - the edits which take you straight to the heart of the event!
The Future of Work with The Economist’s Ryan Avent. With rapid advances in IT, a staggering 47% of jobs in the US are at risk of being automated over the next three decades. In order to navigate our way across today’s rapidly transforming economic landscape, we must radically reassess the very idea of how, and why, we work.
Global economist Dambisa Moyo argues that democratic capitalism needs to reform and reboot, in order to meet the threats of income inequality and a stagnant economy.
Professor David Harvey, the world’s leading expert on Karl Marx, explains the continued importance of Marx’s analysis and how we can apply it to today's economy and society.
Influential political thinker Richard Reeves argues that the ‘opportunity-hoarding’ US upper middle classes are making it much harder for everyone else to climb the economic ladder.