Commonwealth National Podcast

The Plundered Planet

Paul Collier, Professor of Economics, Oxford University

Collier charts a course between unchecked profiteering on the one hand and environmental romanticism on the other to offer what he says are realistic and sustainable solutions to dauntingly complex issues. Come hear about a way forward that could avoid the mismanagement of the natural world that threatens our future.

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at the Commonwealth Club of California on May 5, 2010.