Matt Ridley

Matt Ridley

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Matt Ridley, a former science and technology editor for The Economist, is a journalist and bestselling author. His many books include Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters and The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves.

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A Most Ingenious Trick

by Matt Ridley, Peter M. Robinsonvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Matt Ridley, author of The Rational Optimist, insists that we humans must face the truth about ourselves—no matter how good it might be. An interview with Peter Robinson.

Matt Ridley

Matt Ridley—The Rational Optimist

with Matt Ridleyvia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, December 6, 2010

A former science and technology editor for The Economist magazine, Matt Ridley is a journalist and best-selling author whose books include Genome:  The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters.  His most recent book is The Rational Optimist:  How Prosperity Evolves.