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The Ascent of Money | The Ascent of Money Episode 3: Risky Business | PBS

Duration: 56:14 (Full Program)
Program: The Ascent of Money #103
Broadcast Date: Jul. 17, 2009

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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Post Date: June 19, 2012