Amanpour and Company

Jack Welch Broke Capitalism & Ushered In an Era of Distrust

Clip: 06/13/2022 | 17m 35s | Video has closed captioning.

The brutality of corporate America and the malaise of the American labor market are being traced back to one businessman: former General Electric CEO Jack Welch. Walter Isaacson speaks with author David Gelles about the legacy of America’s first celebrity CEO -- referenced in the title of Gelles' new book as "The Man Who Broke Capitalism."

Aired: 06/13/22

Rating: NR

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