Chief executives are the new monarchs | Curio

Chief executives are the new monarchs

5 mins | Aug 11, 2021

The habits and flaws tycoons share with dynastic rulers. Royals financed explorations because they believed they would boost their power, which echoes today’s billionaire space race. However, the parallels do not end there. From the ability to control time as well as a tendency towards arrogance, The Economist explores the connections between today’s Big Tech CEOs and monarchs of old.

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