interview with Niall Fergusonvia Center for Strategic & International Studies
Friday, January 19, 2018
Hoover Institution fellow Niall Ferguson contends in his new book The Square and the Tower that power is as old as human civilization itself. While emperors and presidents may have claimed to rule society from their high towers, real power has often resided in the constantly-adapting networks of people in the town square below.
Hoover Institution fellow Niall Ferguson talks about his book The Square and the Tower, as well as the historical view of social networks and power, and how it all plays out in the technology industry.