Bridges to the Future

Pragya Agarwal

Episode Summary

Lockdown is slowly lifting in the UK. As a society how do we manage this tricky transitional period? Matthew talks to the behavioural scientist, Pragya Agarwal.

Episode Notes

Global crises cause big changes and reveal deep structural weaknesses. As drastic measures are taken across the world to stop the spread of COVID-19,  what are the short, medium and long term implications for our society, our economy, geopolitics - and us as individuals?

In this special interview series from the RSA, its chief executive, Matthew Taylor, talks to a range of practitioners - from scholars to business leaders, politicians to journalists - to assess the scale of the response and consider how we build effective bridges to our new future. 

Pragya Agarwal is a behavioural scientist and author of Sway: Unravelling Unconscious Bias

Produced by Craig Templeton Smith

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