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After Words: Sylvia Nasar, "Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius"

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The bestselling author of “A Beautiful Mind,” takes readers through the history of economics, the study’s most influential theorists and the intellectual pursuits that she believes have helped people all over the world. She talks with U.S. Managing Editor of the Financial Times Gillian Tett.

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Sylvia Nasar

Sylvia Nasar is the author of A Beautiful Mind, the National Book Critics Circle Award winning biography of John Nash.  She is a former economic correspondent for The New York Times and  the John S. and James L. Knight Professor at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism.


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After Words: Sylvia Nasar, "Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius"

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Past Airings

  • Saturday, November 26th at 3am (ET)
  • Thursday, November 24th at 3pm (ET)
  • Sunday, September 25th at 12pm (ET)
  • Monday, September 19th at 3am (ET)
  • Monday, September 19th at 12am (ET)
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