After Words with Sebastian Mallaby

Sebastian Mallaby talked about his book More Money Than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite (Penguin Press, 2010). In his book… read more

Sebastian Mallaby talked about his book More Money Than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite (Penguin Press, 2010). In his book he tells the inside story of the world of hedge funds and the non-stop effort to make as much money as possible on the riskiest trades. He discussed who he calls the “It Boys” of 21st century capitalism with the U.S. managing editor of Financial Times newspaper, Gillian Tett.

Sebastian Mallaby is a columnist for the Washington Post and the director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies and the Paul A. Volcker senior fellow for international economics at the Council on Foreign Relations. He was the bureau chief for The Economist magazine in Africa, Japan and Washington, D.C. He is also the author of The World’s Banker and After Apartheid. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Sebastian Mallaby Senior Fellow and Director Council on Foreign Relations->Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies
  • Gillian Tett Managing Editor Financial Times->U.S.

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After Words with Sebastian Mallaby

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 28, 2010
Last Aired:
Sep 5, 2010

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  • Aug 28, 2010 | 9:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 29, 2010 | 9:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 29, 2010 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 30, 2010 | 3:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 05, 2010 | 10:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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