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This Chris Anderson Age of Abundance Keynote Explores Selection

 - Jun 9, 2012
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The potential that exists when material goods are provided for free is explored in this age of abundance keynote speech by Chris Anderson.

As the editor for Wired Magazine, the speaker is inundated with a constant influx of content that is disseminated across the web. However, he explains that the world has not always operated with the mindset that more is better and he presents the idea that the model being replaced by expansion and the decrease of limits on production and consumption.

Chris Anderson's age of abundance keynote documents how the economy is shifting away from the belief that limiting both the production and consumption of goods to save money or space is detrimental to innovation and advancement. By providing more choice and a large range of products without charging a premium for doing so, he argues that society will thrive and profits can be increased.