Matt Ridley

Matt Ridley


The Matt Ridley speeches encourage the idea of collaboration in fuelling a prosperous global economy.

Ridley graduated from Oxford university with a BA and a DPhil degree, immediately joining the Economist afterwards as a science editor. He then became self-employed, becoming the founding chairman of the International Center for Life.

He is currently the Mind and Matter writer of the Wall Street Journal, among other publications. He is a fellow at the Royal Society of Literature as well as of the Academy of Medical Science. Ridley has written several books, the most recent being Rational Optimism.

By elaborating on the ideas of idea innovation outlined in his most recent publication, the Matt Ridley speeches are an inspirational resource to individuals interested in propelling humanity forward.

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