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Tax reform, the demise of the pessimist and Sir Paul Nurse talks science

March 12th, 2015

Episode 150 of 532 episodes

The inter-generational report has given rise to much talk now about taxation and tax reform and the government has promised a White Paper on taxation. What’s happened to the recommendations in the Henry Tax Review of 2010? Also what has happened to the pessimist where everyone is pressured to look at the bright side of life? And Sir Paul Nurse, geneticist, Nobel Prize winner, President of the Royal Society and chief executive and director of the new Francis Crick Institute talks science.

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