Date:   October 7, 2016

Max is an economist working at the University of Oxford and his research interest is the long-term evolution of living standards around the world.

In addition to his research, he tries to communicate empirical research via his web publication, OurWorldInData.org. The publication tells the social, economic and environmental history of our world up to the present day – based on empirical data and visualised in interactive graphs and maps.

Follow Max: @maxcroser

Learn more: www.maxroser.com