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50 Things That Made the Modern Economy

Tim Harford's epic series on 50 Things That Made the Modern Economy is now availably indefinitely through BBC Sounds. Naturally it makes great sense to follow Tim on Twitter

Here is a selection!

The Welfare State - click here

Paper Money - click here

Intellectual property - click here

Robot - click here

The Shipping Container - click here

Concrete - click here

The Bank - click here

The Barcode - click here

The iPhone - click here

The Lightbulb - click here

M-Pesa - click here

The Haber-Bosch Process - click here - read - How fertiliser helped feed the world - click here

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