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Description: COLORADO SPRINGS — Standing against the backdrop of his New Shepard rocket booster and a full-scale mock capsule for carrying humans into space, Jeff Bezos revealed on Wednesday that he was selling about $1 billion in Amazon stock a year to finance his Blue Origin rocket company.


Date: April 5, 2017


Questions for discussion:

  • What do you think of the potential success for this business?
  • Why do you think Bezos is planning to finance development by selling Amazon stock instead of other traditional methods?