Edward Skidelsky is a lecturer at Exeter University, specializing in aesthetics and moral philosophy. He delivered the magnificent biography Ernst Cassirer. The Last Philosopher of Culture in 2008, and in 2012 he and his father Lord Robert Skidelsky published How Much is Enough? Money and the Good Life. Skidelsky contributes regularly to the New Statesman, Daily Telegraph and Spectator on philosophy, religion and intellectual history. He is currently writing a history of the virtues and vices.