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The Leonard Lopate Show

Flash Boys by Michael Lewis and French Songs by Carla Bruni

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Andy Borowitz fills in for Leonard. He talks to Michael Lewis about the world of flash trading on Wall Street. Singer, songwriter, and former First Lady of France Carla Bruni discusses her latest album, “Little French Songs.” Music critic and reporter Joel Selvin on the little-known story of rhythm and blues songwriter and record producer Bert Berns. A mother talks about raising a deaf son and what she learned about the science of hearing. Julene Bair talks about trying to preserve her family’s Kansas farm to pass on to future generations.

HBR Ideacast

400: Best of the IdeaCast

Thursday, April 17, 2014

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The Takeaway

Should We Teach Kids Entrepreneurship? | From Wall Street to the Trailer Park | Rosa Parks' Legacy is Trapped in a New York Warehouse

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Lethal Clashes Mark Start of Ukraine Peace Talks | Hundreds Remain Lost After South Korea Ferry Crash | Deportations Dropped 43% in Last 5 Years | Rosa Parks' Legacy is Trapped in a New York Warehouse | From Wall Street to the Trailer Park | Should We Teach Children Entrepreneurship?

The Takeaway

From Wall Street to the Trailer Park

Thursday, April 17, 2014

For around 12 million Americans, a trailer park home is simply the best bet financially. That's why two former Wall Street investment bankers are getting into the business.

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HBR Ideacast

399: How Companies Can Embrace Speed

Thursday, April 10, 2014

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Life of the Law

People and Their Taxes

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

It’s April and that means two things: spring and tax time! The US tax system is really, really complicated. Every time you do your taxes, you’re answering to multiple jurisdictions –– and all their laws about what you owe for what, and why.

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FT Big Read

The legacy of Rwanda's genocide

Monday, April 07, 2014

The legacy of Rwanda's genocide

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Wall Street and Washington

Monday, April 07, 2014

Nomi Prins, senior fellow at Demos, former investment banker and author of All the Presidents' Bankers: The Hidden Alliances that Drive American Power (Nation Books, 2014), looks back over the last century at the "symbiotic" relationship between American presidents and the banks.

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Slate Political Gabfest

The Political Gabfest: The Live Nude Dancing at the Kitty Kat Lounge Edition

Friday, April 04, 2014

Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring David Plotz, John Dickerson, and Emily Bazelon. This week: McCutcheon v. FEC clears the way for even more money in politics, Paul Ryan proposes a budget, and "Arguendo" dramatizes the Supreme Court.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Non-Traditional Tax Questions

Friday, April 04, 2014

With April 15th approaching, Shelly Goch, CPA with Adeptus Partners LLC, specializes in taxes for non-traditional families -- gay marriages, non-married partners, plus artists and foreign nationals working in NYC.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The High Frequency High Frequency Trading Debate

Friday, April 04, 2014

Felix Salmon, finance blogger for Reuters, explains the debate and the backlash — and the backlash to the backlash — over Michael Lewis' Flash Boys.

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HBR Ideacast

398: How Unusual CEOs Drive Value

Thursday, April 03, 2014

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HBR Ideacast

397: Are You the "Real You" in the Office?

Thursday, March 27, 2014

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Freakonomics Radio

Why Everybody Who Doesn’t Hate Bitcoin Loves It

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Thinking of Bitcoin as just a digital currency is like thinking about the Internet as just e-mail. Its potential is much more exciting than that.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Taking on Herbalife

Monday, March 24, 2014

Hedge fund billionaire Bill Ackman is on a quest to bring down the nutritional supplement company Herbalife, which he calls a pyramid scheme. We take a look into his questionable methods and how Latino advocacy groups got involved.

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HBR Ideacast

396: Identify Your Primary Customer

Thursday, March 20, 2014

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HBR Ideacast

395: Our Bizarre Fascination with Stories of Doom

Thursday, March 13, 2014

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HBR Ideacast

394: Is Work-Family Conflict Reaching a Tipping Point?

Thursday, March 06, 2014

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HBR Ideacast

393: Why So Many Emerging Giants Flame Out

Thursday, February 27, 2014

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Episode 519: Wall Street's Image Problem

Friday, February 21, 2014

The financial crisis left Wall Street with an image problem. Yet recruits continue to sign up. What's driving today's young bankers and how is that changing?

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