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    • The Bet

    • Paul Ehrlich, Julian Simon, and Our Gamble over Earth's Future
    • By: Paul Sabin
    • Narrated by: Anthony Haden Salerno
    • Length: 7 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 35
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      4 out of 5 stars 29
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    In 1980, the iconoclastic economist Julian Simon challenged celebrity biologist Paul Ehrlich to a bet. Their wager on the future prices of five metals captured the public’s imagination as a test of coming prosperity or doom. Ehrlich, author of the landmark book The Population Bomb, predicted that rising populations would cause overconsumption, resource scarcity, and famine—with apocalyptic consequences for humanity.

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    • Important history of environmentalism

    • By Amazon Customer on 05-20-18
    • Paul Ehrlich, Julian Simon, and Our Gamble over Earth's Future
    • By: Paul Sabin
    • Narrated by: Anthony Haden Salerno
    • Length: 7 hrs and 10 mins
    • Release date: 12-28-13
    • 4 out of 5 stars 35 ratings

    Regular price: $17.96