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A new port in India

Dodany: 17 maja 2019

India's bid to capture a slice of global shipping. The east-west shipping line off the southern coast of India carries around 30% of the world's cargo. As container ships get bigger, the Kerala...

The magic money tree

Dodany: 16 maja 2019

Should governments spend more money? 'Modern monetary theory' or MMT is gaining traction, particularly in the US. It says governments should worry less about balancing the books. Its detractors...

Climbing the student debt mountain

Dodany: 15 maja 2019

Could a new scheme alleviate the crippling cost of university fees for young Americans, who have already accumulated a trillion and a half dollars in student debts? Dr Courtney McBeth tells Ed...

The cyber arms race

Dodany: 14 maja 2019

Was the NotPetya attack, that struck Ukraine and then the world in 2016, a portend of potentially devastating cyber-wars in the future? Ed Butler goes back to ground zero of that sophisticated...

The Coming Floods

Dodany: 13 maja 2019 - Średnia ocen: 2

With the sea level rising and storms strengthening thanks to climate change, will much of the world's most valuable real estate find itself underwater? Justin Rowlatt visits London's main line of...

Disabled on Wall Street

Dodany: 10 maja 2019

Getting more disabled people into the workforce. Manuela Saragosa speaks to Rich Donovan, a trader who forged a successful career on Wall Street with cerebral palsy. Alice Maynard, a business...

Rebuilding an economy after two cyclones

Dodany: 9 maja 2019

In Mozambique, Cyclones Idai and Kenneth did tremendous damage to the lives and livelihoods of millions of people in March and April. The country is still trying to get the crisis under control, as...

India's caste quota controversy

Dodany: 8 maja 2019

Is Prime Minister Narendra Modi's tinkering with the reservation system nothing more than a bid to grab votes in the general election? India has long had a system of positive discrimination to...

Netflix moves into Africa

Dodany: 7 maja 2019

The video streaming service Netflix has announced a major push into Africa, with original series commissioned from around the continent. Netflix had already commissioned its first Nigerian original...

The price of bread

Dodany: 6 maja 2019

This global food staple used to account for half of some people's income. Dr Kaori O’Connor a food anthropologist at University College, London, explains how it became central to so many of our...

The value of domestic work

Dodany: 3 maja 2019

Housework and caring - is technology about to transform this essential but overlooked part of the economy? Manuela Saragosa speaks to Ai-Jen Poo, director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance...

A four-day week?

Dodany: 2 maja 2019

The campaign for a four-day working week is gaining traction, particularly in the UK. Manuela Saragosa hears from Lorraine Gray, operations director at Pursuit Marketing, a company that has already...

The mega factory that never was

Dodany: 1 maja 2019

Foxconn is causing a political headache for President Trump, as the Taiwanese manufacturer fails to deliver on a promise to build a 13,000-employee factory in Wisconsin. The LCD screen plant -...

What young Indians want

Dodany: 30 kwietnia 2019

As India holds elections, getting decent jobs is top of the agenda for most young voters, as the BBC's Rahul Tandon discovers. Most Indians still live in rural areas, and on a trip to the village...

Youtube: Cracking down on crackpots

Dodany: 29 kwietnia 2019

What does the video-sharing site needs to do in order to stop inadvertently promoting dangerous conspiracy theories and extremist content? Alex Jones's InfoWars channel (pictured) - which among...

When computer glitches ruin lives

Dodany: 26 kwietnia 2019

Imagine losing your home, your job or your reputation, all because of a computer error. We speak to people who say that's exactly what happened to them. Kim Duncan and her children lost their...

The global affordable housing crisis

Dodany: 25 kwietnia 2019

Do rent controls and the expropriation of apartment blocks provide an answer to the increasing cost of housing in the rich world? Such radical measures are being considered in many of the world's...

Pricing in climate change

Dodany: 24 kwietnia 2019

Are markets and companies beginning to grasp the threat of global warming? Ed Butler speaks to Meryam Omi, head of sustainability and responsible investment strategy at Legal and General, a major...

The true cost of periods

Dodany: 23 kwietnia 2019

Periods. We rarely talk about them but half the world's population will have to manage menstruation for a good chunk of their lives. For some women, their monthly period brings shame and...

TED2019: Facebook, Twitter and democracy

Dodany: 22 kwietnia 2019

Jane Wakefield reports from the Ted conference in Vancouver. (Photo: Social media app icons, Credit: Getty Images)