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Uncommon Knowledge with Peter Robinson: Charles Koch

Charles Koch discusses his life’s journey, from engaging in manual labor as a youth to attending MIT and working as a consultant. Having learned the principles of classical liberalism through his education and work, he now applies those principles to building and managing Koch Industries. He attributes much of his success to creating value for others and operating with integrity, and discusses this in great detail in his new book Good Profit: How Creating Value for Others Built One of the World’s Most Successful Companies. This is part one of a two-part interview.

Peter Robinson — Peter M. Robinson is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution.

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