In this edition of ThePrint ‘Off the Cuff’, award winning author Amitav Ghosh talks to Editor-In-Chief Shekhar Gupta about the origins of climate change, as he discusses his new book ‘The Nutmeg’s Curse: Parables for a Planet in Crisis’. They also discuss Ghosh’s other notable works, how developed countries are built on extractive economies and possible solutions to climate change.
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