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Timothy Brook Podcast Episodes and Extras

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Podcast episode Brook on Vermeer's Hat and the Dawn of Global Trade

EconTalk Episode with Timothy Brook
Hosted by Russ Roberts

Timothy Brook, professor of history at the University of British Columbia and author of Vermeer's Hat: The Seventeenth Century and the Dawn of the Global World, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the expansion of global trade between Europe and the rest of the world, and in particular, North American and China. He discusses the differences and similarities between Chinese and Western attitudes toward trade and exploration and the implications for innovation and knowledge.

Size: 28.0 MB
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