TED Conferences

Understanding USA TED Book Detail

For the TED X conference, Richard Saul Wurman asked Dynamic Diagrams to both present its work and contribute a chapter to his book Understanding, a visual exposition on U.S. social, political, and economic topics.

Each two-page spread of Understanding asks a question – sometimes editorial, sometimes conceptual. To provide answers, we created charts that allow readers to easily compare data points. We supported the statistical data with visual definitions of pertinent economics concepts.

Read Understanding: Chapter 5, Business and Trade (PDF).