Matt Ridley

MattRidleyMatt’s brilliant The Red Queen – Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature, The Origins of Virtue and GENOME have all been international sellers and hit the New York Times list.  Genome sold in 27 languages. Nature via Nurture won the US National Academy of Sciences Book Prize.  Fourth Estate and Harper US published The Rational Optimist – How Prosperity Evolves and Matt was a prominent speaker at TED Oxford. Tear down the Sky Hooks – Emergence, spontaneous order and the way the world really works has just been commissioned by Fourth Estate and Harper US. Matt has been elected as a working hereditary peer in the House of Lords.

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