Friday 14 Dec 2018 | 03:52 | SYDNEY
Friday 14 Dec 2018 | 03:52 | SYDNEY

Hans Rosling\ great convergence

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

8 December 2010 11:00

We've featured Rosling's reliably excellent presentations before on The Interpreter. Looks like he's now teamed up with the BBC, and the production values are even better:

Interesting to note the jump in wealth that occurred after the end of colonialism. The latest Human Security Report also finds a link between decolonisation and a reduction in international armed conflicts.

(H/t Global Dashboard.)