David Courtwright on The Age of Addiction: How Bad Habits Became Big Business

New Books in Economic and Business History | 26 December 2023 | 0h 44m | Listen Later | Podcasts | Spotify
Interview with David Courtwright about his book The Age of Addiction: How Bad Habits Became Big Business. Discusses “limbic capitalism” – the commodification of vice by competitive businesses targeting the brain pathways responsible for feeling, motivation, and long-term memory.

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