Business & Commerce

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

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    Explore the relevance of Adam Smith’s 18th century worldview of economics and ethics in today's global economy.

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    Discover the mythical network of trade routes that for centuries linked the Far East to the West with Alfred de Montesquiou.

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    Today, banks may be failing — but economic crisis is nothing new. In 1637 Holland, tulip mania resulted in the first big bust in the history of booms.

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    NPR’s Peter Sagal takes us on an irreverent romp through American history to reveal how money makes the world go around.