Andreas Kluth is a correspondent for the Economist—the world’s greatest magazine. We learn the factors of success and failure from one of history’s most grassroots leaders who conquered an empire from his book Hannibal and Me.
Guests include Economist correspondent Andreas Kluth; creator of The Mortified Sessions, David Nadelberg; and customer service expert Chris Zane.
Sebastian Mallaby is a journalist and author who investigated a mysterious part of the financial system, Hedge Funds. He’s written the most exhaustive work on the subject. We look at the role of Hedge Funds in modern finance to determine if they are good or evil from his book More Money Than God.
Pankaj Ghemawat is the youngest “guru” included in the guide to the greatest management thinkers of all time published by The Economist in 2008. He has empirical data that globalization is not bad and he explains that the world has farther to go when it comes to globalization from his book World 3.0.
Matt Ridley, The Rational Optimistexplains how we are better off than most kings of the past, and why we should be optimistic about the future.