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Anne Goldgar

Anne Goldgar

Anne Goldgar is a Professor of Early Modern History at King's College London, and the author of Tulipmania: Money, Honor and Knowledge in the Dutch Golden Age.
    Tulip mania: The classic story of a Dutch financial bubble is mostly wrong
    Tulip mania: The classic story of a Dutch financial bubble is mostly wrong
    Right now, it’s Bitcoin. But in the past we’ve had dotcom stocks, the 1929 crash, 19th-century railways and the South Sea Bubble of 1720. All these were...