The Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust Event
Mark Maslin & Paul Morland
Wed 14 Aug 10:30 - 11:30
Spark Theatre on George Street
What Shapes Us
Hear two leading academics discuss the impact demography has had on the modern world, and how Africa’s changing landscape influenced human evolution. In The Cradle of Humanity, geography professor Mark Maslin examines how we became the world’s apex predator, while Paul Morland, a renowned authority on demography, uses the catalysing forces of population to explain seemingly unconnected global events in The Human Tide.