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Access Africa

Dodany: 21 września 2017

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How have mobile phones transformed young lives in Africa? Today in Africa most young people in urban areas have mobile phones. The number of connections across the continent is estimated at over...

Beginning of the End for QE

Dodany: 20 września 2017

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A decade on from the financial crisis, the US Federal Reserve is likely to formally announce the process of unwinding quantitative easing. The BBC's Dominic O'Connell speaks to Randy Kroszner,...

What Went Wrong at Ryanair?

Dodany: 19 września 2017

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As thousands of Ryanair passengers are left stranded, what does it say about the company? We hear the latest from the BBC's business correspondent Dominic O'Connell and contributing editor of the...

Is the Future Jobless?

Dodany: 18 września 2017

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Will the advance of artificial intelligence reduce the amount of jobs available to human beings? The BBC's Nick Robinson speaks to movers and shakers in Silicon Valley to assess their views. Plus,...

The Stigma of Great Wealth

Dodany: 15 września 2017

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We explore the anxieties of the wealthy, and the mentality of conspicuous consumption, which is about more than being discreet about high-end purchases. Journalist Rachel Sherman tells us her...

Does it Pay to Be Nice in Business?

Dodany: 14 września 2017

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The path to a profitable business could lie in your ability to be nice. From The Empathy Business, Belinda Parmar OBE tells us that some understanding between leaders and customers, and within...

How Many Tourists Can a Country Handle?

Dodany: 14 września 2017

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Tourists have become more than just a nuisance in cities like Barcelona, where anti-tourism marches have taken place. And it's not only the sheer number of visitors that has become a strain - we...

Who's Paying for the Hurricane?

Dodany: 12 września 2017

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Who insures properties in flood-prone areas, and should people be living there at all? Hurricane Irma was one of the strongest on record, with damage predicted to run into billions of dollars. The...

Should We Scrap Small Change?

Dodany: 11 września 2017

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As inflation bites, should governments keep small denominations in circulation? Jeff Gore thinks not. He runs 'Citizens to Retire the U.S. Penny'. Not everyone agrees, Brian Domitrovic, a professor...

Tech v Hunger

Dodany: 8 września 2017

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How will technology help to solve the world’s increasing need for food? By 2050 we’ll need to feed another two billion people worldwide, and the appetite for protein in many developing nations is...

The Migration Conundrum

Dodany: 7 września 2017

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Immigration: Can governments square the needs of business with the anxieties of voters? And why has the response in Germany been so different to the backlash in the US and UK? As businesses such as...

Bitcoin bubbles and safe havens

Dodany: 6 września 2017

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In times of economic crunch, where should you store your savings? Perhaps you are tempted by the rise in value of bitcoin. But can it last? And what is bitcoin anyway? A currency or an asset?...

Computer Says No?

Dodany: 5 września 2017

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Will robots and artificial intelligence help us in our daily lives, or steal our jobs and discriminate against us? Manuela Saragosa talks to Max Tegmark, who has just written a book about what it...

The Texan Energy Revolution

Dodany: 1 września 2017

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Texas has undergone an energy revolution, and even has its own power grid to service the vast State’s needs, but while some claim renewables are the future, others are staunch supporters of oil and...

Taxing Times in India

Dodany: 1 września 2017

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India's financial shock therapy continues, this time with an all-new tax system. The BBC's Rahul Tandon reports on its progress. Presenter Ed Butler speaks about the new plan with businessman...

Working refugees

Dodany: 1 września 2017

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How can refugees improve their lot? There are about 65 million displaced people in the world, according to the UN. And as many flee their places of birth for the long term, they need work to...

The Laws of Inheritance

Dodany: 30 sierpnia 2017

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Do you have a right to an inheritance? That might depend on the country you're in. Manuela Saragosa hears from Stuart Herd in England, who found himself disinherited by his step-mother, and lawyer...

African Stories: Women Set The Agenda

Dodany: 29 sierpnia 2017

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Jane Wakefield speaks to some of the women at the TEDGlobal conference in Arusha, Tanzania and hears how they are leading the way across the continent and beyond. We hear from percussionist and...

Should all Drugs Be Legal?

Dodany: 25 sierpnia 2017

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Are most countries' policies on drugs irrational? From the tolerance of Holland and decriminalisation in Portugal to the Philippines, where President Rodrigo Duterte's crackdown on drug users and...

The $18tn Question

Dodany: 24 sierpnia 2017

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As the world's central bankers meet for their summer retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, what will be on their minds? Perhaps it will be their $18tn balance sheets, and all the extra cash they...