44 min

Theodore Roosevelt vs. Wall Street: Susan Berfield on TR's Epic Clash with J.P. Morgan This American President

    • History

Should the U.S. government step in to "level the playing field" and ensure "fairness" in the economy? Should it break up companies that act as monopolies? What does it mean for a company to be a monopoly? These are questions that Americans have debated for over a century. In some ways, that debate began with President Theodore Roosevelt and financial titan JP Morgan. In this episode, we interview Susan Berfield their epic clash and the lessons it offers for us today.

THE HOUR OF FATE: THEODORE ROOSEVELT, J.P. MORGAN, AND THE BATTLE TO TRANSFORM AMERICAN CAPITALISM
https://www.amazon.com/Hour-Fate-Roosevelt-Transform-Capitalism-ebook/dp/B081NHWM88/?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_w=TfvBs&content-id=amzn1.sym.22f5776b-4878-4918-9222-7bb79ff649f4&pf_rd_p=22f5776b-4878-4918-9222-7bb79ff649f4&pf_rd_r=146-1602971-8567415&pd_rd_wg=TizOq&pd_rd_r=811037b1-f084-4fbc-942f-7c8008917ae3&ref_=aufs_ap_sc_dsk
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Should the U.S. government step in to "level the playing field" and ensure "fairness" in the economy? Should it break up companies that act as monopolies? What does it mean for a company to be a monopoly? These are questions that Americans have debated for over a century. In some ways, that debate began with President Theodore Roosevelt and financial titan JP Morgan. In this episode, we interview Susan Berfield their epic clash and the lessons it offers for us today.

THE HOUR OF FATE: THEODORE ROOSEVELT, J.P. MORGAN, AND THE BATTLE TO TRANSFORM AMERICAN CAPITALISM
https://www.amazon.com/Hour-Fate-Roosevelt-Transform-Capitalism-ebook/dp/B081NHWM88/?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_w=TfvBs&content-id=amzn1.sym.22f5776b-4878-4918-9222-7bb79ff649f4&pf_rd_p=22f5776b-4878-4918-9222-7bb79ff649f4&pf_rd_r=146-1602971-8567415&pd_rd_wg=TizOq&pd_rd_r=811037b1-f084-4fbc-942f-7c8008917ae3&ref_=aufs_ap_sc_dsk
JOIN PREMIUM
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CREDITS
Host: Richard Lim
Producer: Michael Neal
Artist: Nip Rogers, www.NipRogers.com

44 min

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