Rathbones Look Forward Series - Hear from some of the great thinkers, journalists and writers of our time, focusing on the future of our changing world. The weekly series of thought provoking discussions is presented by esteemed broadcaster Andrea Catherwood, who together with her guest, will explore an inspiring mix of topics: artificial intelligence, the environment, health, politics and more...
22: The future of happiness
In the latest episode of the Rathbones Look forward series, Andrea Catherwood talks to economist and author Professor Richard Layard about the future of happiness. His latest book ‘Can We Be Happier?’ argues that the goal for society must be the greatest possible all-round happiness, exploring how we can aim to be happier in our personal and professional lives.
21: The future of work
In the latest episode of the Rathbones Look forward series, Andrea Catherwood talks to author Daniel Susskind about the future of work. His latest book 'A World Without Work' is a visionary account of how technology will transform the world of work and leisure. With Covid 19 already having a huge impact on how we work and live, this podcast is a fascinating insight into an evolving question.
20: The future of justice
In the latest episode of the Rathbones Look forward series, Andrea Catherwood talks to businesswoman, campaigner and author Gina Miller about the future of justice. Her latest book 'Rise: Life Lessons in Speaking Out, Standing Tall & Leading the Way' charts an extraordinary life of challenges faced and traumas overcome, and argues that we all have a duty to give back to society and defend what is right.
19: The future of genetics and race
In the latest episode of the Rathbones Look forward series, Andrea Catherwood talks to geneticist, author and broadcaster Adam Rutherford about the future of genetics and race. His latest book 'How to Argue with a Racist' focuses on our understanding of human evolution and is a timely weapon against the misuse of science to justify bigotry.
18: The future of biodiversity
In the latest episode of the Rathbones Look forward series, Andrea Catherwood talks to award winning author, travel writer and co-owner of the Knepp Wildland Project, Isabella Tree about the future of biodiversity. This fascinating conversation focuses on her latest book 'Wilding' which tells the story of a wildlife revolution on an English farm and what we can regain if we change our relationship with the countryside.
17: The future of morality
In the latest episode of the Rathbones Look forward series, Andrea Catherwood talks to award winning author, historian and broadcaster Tom Holland about the future of morality. In a fascinating conversation, inspired by his latest book Dominion:The Making of the Western Mind, Tom considers how we came to be, what we are and why we think the way we do.