Warren Buffett and Bill Gates answered student questions at the University of Washington in 1998. The questions covered topics including innovation, their paths to success, and the trend of globalization. The discussion highlighted both men’s unique and sometimes contrasting views.
Watch a similar Q&A with Buffett and Gates nearly two decades later.
About The Author: John Mihaljevic
John serves as chairman of MOI Global, the research-driven membership organization. He is a managing editor of The Manual of Ideas, the acclaimed member publication of MOI Global. Previously, John served as managing partner of private investment firm Mihaljevic Capital Management. He is a winner of the best investment idea prize awarded by Value Investors Club. John is a trained capital allocator, having studied under Yale University Chief Investment Officer David Swensen and served as Research Assistant to Nobel Laureate James Tobin. John holds a BA in Economics, summa cum laude, from Yale and is a CFA charterholder.
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