Money Money Money! Calling all business and science buffs - National Science Week event

The Mind of the Market –  Science at the Redback with ABC Radio National's All in the Mind

Are markets moral? Is our brain evolutionarily geared for modern capitalism? Does money make us happy? Do economies work like evolutionary organisms? The rise of neuroeconomics, the extinction of Homo Economicus and much more...

Join  two live-wire guests, in discussion with ABC Radio National's Natasha Mitchell:

·       Dr Michael Shermer, this year's touring guest for National Science Week. Founder of  the USA Skeptics Society, editor of The Skeptic magazine, and popular columnist with Scientific American. Chief skeptic Michael Shermer has just penned a provocative book, The Mind of the Market: Compassionate Apes, Competitive Humans and Other Tales from Evolutionary Economics

·       Stephen Mayne, well-known shareholder activist, Walkley-winning journalist and founder of http://crikey.com.au.

These two won't be shy. This is one not to miss!

This event will be recorded for broadcast on ABC Radio National

Time: Monday 18th August 6.30 for 7pm sharp start.

Where: Redback Hotel, 75 Flemington Road, North Melbourne.

Cost: Free

More info about National Science Week at  http://www.scienceweek.info.au/ 

 

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