The Rational Optimist

How Prosperity Evolves

Matt Ridley

The best time to live is now. And it will be even better.


This is an example of a good book read in the wrong order. After reading Deutsch and Pinker, this one seems quite superfluous despite being the oldest of them.

I didn’t finish it, but since I’ve read another author’s book I suspect it would be good.

February 16, 2022 |