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Jews in Commerce from Herders to Hedge Fund Managers

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This course begins with the premise that the propensity for careers in trade has driven the narrative of Jewish history rather than religious persecution.  Follow the gradual Jewish career transition from herding to money lending.  Why were Jews renowned for long-distance merchant skills?  Examine the history of Jews with respect to their prominence in commerce and finance.

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Wed

Scarsdale High School

Andrée Aelion Brooks 



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
5/16/2018 - 5/16/2018 Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Scarsdale, Scarsdale High School  Map Andrée Aelion Brooks