Rules for a Flat World

Ever wonder where law came from?  In this short video based on my book Rules for a Flat World:  Why Human Invented Law and How to Reinvent It for a Complex Global Economy (on Amazon here) I look at how law evolved out of social norms and culture in order to help human societies better adapt to complexity and economic growth.  Here’s  a quick video.

And here’s the long version of why we can’t hope to solve any of our great challenges without reinventing law–my keynote at Stanford’s CodeX FutureLaw conference 2017.

(Slides are here )