Category Archives: Video

Hollande’s tricky balancing act – FT

The FT’s Paris bureau chief Hugh Carnegy assesses what the Cabinet reshuffle by French president Francois Hollande – after disastrous elections for the Socialists – means for the economy and business. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit … Continue reading

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Robots, Immigrants from the future – Economist

ROBOTS are having their moment. Today they can jump, walk, speak and run. But they’re at their best when collaborating, soothing the elderly or even making art – Economist (click here if video is not observable)

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Larry Page: Where’s Google going next? – TED Talks

Onstage at TED2014, Charlie Rose interviews Google CEO Larry Page about his far-off vision for the company. It includes aerial bikeways and internet balloons … and then it gets even more interesting, as Page talks through the company’s recent acquisition … Continue reading

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The week explained – Economist

Russia’s annexation of Crimea, Janet Yellen’s first message from the Fed and George Osborne’s new budget for Britain are three important stories that made the news this week. Our correspondents explain – Economist (click here if video is not observable)

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The week explained – Economist

Libya’s prime minister is dismissed, China’s economy may be slowing and Britain’s Labour Party says no to an EU referendum. We explain three of this week’s important news stories. For more video content from The Economist visit our website: http://econ.st/1npFN4LContinue reading

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Barbarians back at the gate – FT

Private equity has record amounts of cash to invest but high equity valuations and a likely rise in interest rates means the returns it can expect are falling. Anne-Sylvaine Chassany, the FT’s private equity correspondent, explains to John Authers how … Continue reading

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Weekend Lecture: Henry K. on Charlie Rose

Fascinating insight on Ukraine. Click here for full interview (click here if pictures are not observable)

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Weekend Lecture: The Economic Implications of America’s Oil and Gas Boom

Coauthors Trevor Houser, PIIE, and Shashank Mohan, Rhodium Group, present the findings of their new book, Fueling Up: The Economic Implications of America’s Oil and Gas Boom, on January 8, 2014, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. – Peterson … Continue reading

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China: towering credit – FT

China is reining in capital investments as the authorities show their determination to slow credit growth. Rafael Halpin, a China Confidential analyst, explains to John Authers the scale and the implications of China’s slowdown.   -  FT (click here if video … Continue reading

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Foreign capital in US property reaches new heights – FT

The demand for US commercial property assets by international investors rose to new heights in 2013 with investors pouring $38.7bn into the country, up 44% from the prior year. But property brokers and sector lobbyists say these inflows are only … Continue reading

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