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No one walks by the injured, despite the virus

6 mins | May 18, 2020
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Tim Harford: A bloody if minor accident in the middle of the pandemic provides some valuable lessons. "Having your bike chain snap as you stand up in the saddle is not an experience I recommend," says renowned economist Tim Harford. Upon living such event, he learnt three valuable lessons about human empathy — all explained in his Financial Times' column.

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