Tags: Business

Wednesday: Mar 16

Thursday: Mar 17

Building the Empire State: Political Economy in the Early Republic

Thu. March 17, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Location:

Monticello Visitors Center

931 Thomas Jefferson Parkway, Charlottesville, VA 22902

Brian Phillips Murphy (Building the Empire State) examines the origins of American capitalism, follows unelected political entrepreneurs, including Alexander Hamilton, and shows why corporations were introduced into the early republic. The converging business strategies and political culture were each shaped by the other.

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Tags: Business, History