Original Author: With Good Reason, a program of Virginia Humanities
Created: January 2007

The Global Economy in Early Jamestown

Patrick Griffin, the Madden-Hennebry Professor of History at the University of Notre Dame, James Horn, president of the Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation, and John Radzilowski, a professor of history at the University of Alaska Southeast, discuss Jamestown's role in the global economy and how the Virginia Company imported foreign workers to meet its needs. This audio clip is an excerpt from an interview that originally aired during the week of January 27, 2007, on With Good Reason, a radio program produced by Virginia Humanities and hosted by Sarah McConnell.