9 min

Number 51 50 Things That Made the Modern Economy

    • Business

Revealed – the winning 51st Thing! What won the vote to be added to our list of 50? We asked for ideas for an extra “thing” that made the modern economy. We received hundreds of suggestions. Thousands of votes were cast on our shortlist of six. Now we have a winner. Discover what it is and why it is worthy of being Number 51.



Presenter: Tim Harford

Producer: Ben Crighton

Editors: Richard Knight and Richard Vadon

Revealed – the winning 51st Thing! What won the vote to be added to our list of 50? We asked for ideas for an extra “thing” that made the modern economy. We received hundreds of suggestions. Thousands of votes were cast on our shortlist of six. Now we have a winner. Discover what it is and why it is worthy of being Number 51.



Presenter: Tim Harford

Producer: Ben Crighton

Editors: Richard Knight and Richard Vadon

9 min

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