Adam Smith, The Birth of the Free Market

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Adam Smith, The Birth of the Free Market
Episode 1 of Capitalism

2014
53 mins

Capitalism is much more complex than the vision Adam Smith laid out in The Wealth of Nations. Indeed, it predates Smith by centuries and took root in the practices of colonialism and the slave trade.

Director
Ilan Ziv
Features
David Graeber, Kari Polanyi Levitt
Supplier
Icarus Films