Martha Nussbaum on Alexander Hamilton - EconTalk

Martha Nussbaum on Alexander Hamilton
Russ Roberts
July 10, 2017

Martha Nussbaum, Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago Law School, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about Alexander Hamilton. Nussbaum talks about the tension between acquiring power and living a life of virtue. Topics discussed include Hamilton's relationship with Aaron Burr, Burr's complicated historical legacy, and the role of the humanities in our lives.

Martha C. Nussbaum