Episode 10: Global, Global, Gone

I was totally burned out on Friday and Saturday. I spent a lot of time on the couch, actively not reading.

This next week we're switching gears, moving from a medium-scale discussion of Victorian domestic life, to look at the creation of the 19th century global economic system. In this podcast, I briefly describe the three important factors of this new system: factories, finance and firms.


Music by Jonathan Lear. Art by Duncan Barton.

I read these books:

Episode 11: Rise of the Machines

Episode 9: You Can Never Go Home Again