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All Posts Tagged With: "Niall Ferguson"

The Ascent of Money Episode 1: From Bullion to Bubbles

In the first episode of the four-hour series THE ASCENT OF MONEY, economist and historian Niall Ferguson documents the roots of money in the conquest of the Americas, from the Incan empire to the Louisiana territory.

Jul 8th, 2009 | Comments

Watch the two-hour THE ASCENT OF MONEY

Watch the two-hour program THE ASCENT OF MONEY online now.

Jul 8th, 2009 | Comments

About the Film

In THE ASCENT OF MONEY, author, economist and historian Niall Ferguson traces the evolution of money and demonstrates that financial history is the essential back-story behind all history.

Jul 8th, 2009 | Comments

About Niall Ferguson

Niall Ferguson, MA, D.Phil., is Laurence A. Tisch Professor of History at Harvard University and William Ziegler Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School.

Jan 7th, 2009 | Comments


Additional web and print resources about the past, present and future of money.

Jan 6th, 2009 | Comments

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