Friday 16.4 at 6pm: TED talk / Developmental economist Emily Oster and economist and author Steve Levitt.

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are warmly welcome to yet another TED salon on Friday 16.4 at 6pm! Are you interested in being a part of the conversation about ideas that are changing the world? Then, TED Salon@Arkadia might be the place for you! Welcome to April’s edition of the salon! Read on! What: An evening of watching and discussing two short, impactful, and thought-provoking video lectures on topics related to debunking established norms through causal analysis by developmental economist Emily Oster and economist and author Steve Levitt. The lectures, originally delivered at past TED conferences (, deal with the spread of HIV AIDS in Africa and the surprising ineffectiveness of child safety car seats! Do find us on the Facebook Group if you haven’t already, to keep in touch with the TED Salon community and hear about future events!!/group.php?gid=101949023175065 TED Salon@Arkadia, is an initiative launched in February 2010 by Pavan Ramkumar. Welcome and bring your friends! Warm regards, Ian – Entrance is free and green tea will be served. A donation of €2 (or more!) is suggested and would be welcome. – The talk is open to everyone and will be in English. Important: Disclaimer: Kindly note that this informal evening of TED talks is different from a licensed, independently organized TEDx event: The organizer’s views do not represent those of TED or TEDx, nor does he represent any commercial or political agenda.