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THE ASCENT OF MONEY

The Ascent of Money Episode 3: Risky Business

  • Aired: 07/17/2009
  • 56:14
  • Rating: NR
Economist and historian Niall Ferguson examines the roots of the insurance industry in Europe; how disasters like Hurricane Katrina expose problems in risk management; how countries like Japan and Chile manage risk for their citizens; and the great rewards that can be accumulated through risk with hedge funds.
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Niall Ferguson examines the roots of the insurance industry and more.
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