Transitioning From Business To Politics: Who's More Likely To Succeed?

Published: Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 2:49pm
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President Trump came to the White House from the business world, and his recently-fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was the CEO of Exxon. We’ve also seen Mitt Romney work in the corporate realm and also serve as a governor. Ross Perot from the early 1990s is another example.

But does the transition from business to government really work? And who’s more likely to make a true success of it?

The Show's Steve Goldstein is joined by John Paul Rollert, an adjunct assistant professor at the University of Chicago’s business school, to talk about that.

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