Serious about building a better world? Cancel the debt of poor nations right now

24 May 2020 - 00:00 By NADINE DREYER

Life is one big lottery and the winning ticket is a random factor over which we have no control whatsoever: where and when we are born in the world.

This random fact not only has the biggest impact on whether we are wealthy, happy and healthy - it's more important than all the others combined, says Max Roser, research director in economics at the University of Oxford...

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