How does the stock market work? – Oliver Elfenbaum

Advertisements Download a complimentary audiobook variation of "The Wealthiest Man in Babylon" and also support TED-Ed's not-for-profit mission: Check out our complete book recommendation: — In the 1600s, the Dutch East India Firm used hundreds of ships to trade items around the globe. In order to money their voyages, the firm counted on civilians to spend cash to sustain trips for a share of the profits. In doing so, they unknowingly designed the globe's first securities market. So how do firms as well as financiers utilize the market today? Oliver…

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