Why Safety Can Be Dangerous
Can things designed to eliminate risks end up creating new risks that make us less safe? Greg Ip addresses that question and more in his new book, Foolproof: Why Safety Can Be Dangerous and How Danger Makes Us Safe. He discussed the book as part of the Wilson Center’s Public Engagement in an Age of Complexity project.
Greg Ip, Chief Economics Commentator, The Wall Street Journal and Former Public Policy Scholar, International Security Studies, Wilson Center
Science and Technology Innovation Program
The Science and Technology Innovation Program (STIP) brings foresight to the frontier. Our experts explore emerging technologies through vital conversations, making science policy accessible to everyone. Read more