Niall Ferguson

Podium

Niall Ferguson

Niall Ferguson, the noted economic historian, author, and Harvard professor, discusses his book, entitled “The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World,” Ottawa, Ont., February 23, 2009. This presentation is part of the Canada 2020 Speakers Series.

In his speech, Mr. Ferguson examines the impact of money on history, politics, and society. After speaking, Mr. Ferguson fields questions from audience members.