The Economic History Podcast

Creativity, Well-being and the Influence of Composers since 1450

June 01, 2021 Episode 23
The Economic History Podcast
Creativity, Well-being and the Influence of Composers since 1450
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The Economic History Podcast
Creativity, Well-being and the Influence of Composers since 1450
Jun 01, 2021 Episode 23

This week, Prof. Karol Jan Borowiecki discusses his research on composers' creativity and consider some of the factors that influence the process: emotions, geography and instruction. We review some of the most innovative ways that Karol's work in economic history measures emotions, creative output and the transmission of ideas and consider the relevance of these to our understanding of long term economic growth. 

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This week, Prof. Karol Jan Borowiecki discusses his research on composers' creativity and consider some of the factors that influence the process: emotions, geography and instruction. We review some of the most innovative ways that Karol's work in economic history measures emotions, creative output and the transmission of ideas and consider the relevance of these to our understanding of long term economic growth.