Book Discussion on Rigged: The True Story of an Ivy League Kid

Ben Mezrich talked about his book, Rigged: The True Story of an Ivy League Kid Who Changed the World of Oil, from Wall Street to Dubai. He… read more

Ben Mezrich talked about his book, Rigged: The True Story of an Ivy League Kid Who Changed the World of Oil, from Wall Street to Dubai. He described the workings of the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYME) where billions of dollars of oil futures contracts are traded every week, and the efforts of two young men to open an exchange in Dubai. After his presentation the author responded to audience members' questions. close

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Book Discussion on Rigged: The True Story of an Ivy League Kid

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202370-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Nov 18, 2007
Last Aired:
Apr 5, 2008

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  • Nov 18, 2007 | 11:20pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 24, 2007 | 4:26pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 02, 2007 | 10:35pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2007 | 12:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 13, 2008 | 4:37pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 05, 2008 | 9:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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