Plus: What are Adam and Cam grateful for this year?
Ever wanted to know why turkeys are actually cheaper around Thanksgiving or the origins of Black Friday? Get ready to be the smartest person at the holiday table as Adam Tooze reveals some of the lesser-known economic histories of Thanksgiving. In the second segment, Adam and Cameron share what they’ve been most thankful for this past year.
About Ones and Tooze: Foreign Policy economics columnist Adam Tooze, a history professor and a popular author, is encyclopedic about basically everything: from the COVID shutdown, to climate change, to pasta sauce. On FP's hit podcast, Tooze and FP deputy editor Cameron Abadi look at two data points each week that explain the world: one drawn from the week’s headlines and the other from just about anywhere else Tooze takes us. Check out Adam Tooze’s column here. See All Episodes
More Ones and Tooze episodes:
How War Complicates the Insurance Business
Ones and Tooze: Adam and Cameron look at how the industry assesses risk amid global crises.
The Techno-Optimism of Marc Andreessen
Ones and Tooze: Adam and Cameron discuss the venture capitalist’s manifesto.
Is the United Nations Worth the Money?
Ones and Tooze: How far does the U.N. budget go? Plus, the economics of Sweden.
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