15 Dec 2019

Why small countries are richer and happier

From Sunday Morning, 11:30 am on 15 December 2019

In 1914 there were only 13 properly functioning democracies in the world, and today there are 89. Dr. Hannes Gissurarson is a professor of political science at the University of Iceland, and he argues there is a systemic reason for the huge growth of smaller countries that are generally both richer and happier than their larger counterparts.