Flooding in Louisiana has caused tens of millions of dollars in property damage and untold personal misery. But public response has been slow. Join us to talk about why we open our hearts and wallets for some disasters and not others.
Guest Host: Melinda Penkava
Every generation has a different notion of what it means to be wealthy, and what to do to become wealthy. In her new book, the Wall Street Journal’s Cynthia Crossen depicts ten of the richest people of the last thousand years, from Genghis Khan to Bill Gates. She joins guest host Melinda Penkava to tell how each made his or her fortune — and how each enlarged or squandered the riches.
- Cynthia Crossen author and journalist with the Wall Street Journal
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