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Adam Tanner

Adam Tanner

A writer and lecturer, who spent much of his career as a foreign correspondent, Adam Tanner has long studied the impact of colonialism, economic engagement,andglobalization, and is especially interested in the enduring impact of Europe on Asia, Latin America,and Africa.He has appeared on CNN, Bloomberg TV, NPR, and the BBC and written for publications such as Scientific America, Forbes, Fortune, Time,andMIT Technology. He is an associate at the Institute for Quantitative Social Science (IQSS) at Harvard University where he has been since 2011, first as a fellow at the Nieman Foundation, then at IQSS. He is also an expert on privacy and commerce and has written two books,What Stays in VegasandOur Bodies, Our Data.

Language spoken: English

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