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Morning Money: What’s the best way to maximise economic freedom whatever the outcome of the referendum?

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: What’s the best way to maximise economic freedom whatever the outcome of the referendum?
With the results of the forthcoming EU referendum seemingly on a knife-edge, the Institute of Economic Affairs has published a report outlining the best way to maximise economic freedom whatever the outcome. Ryan Bourne, Head of Public Policy at the Institute of Economic Affairs, spoke about this further.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Ryan Bourne


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Morning Money: How important an event is Japan’s upper house election on July 10th?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: How important an event is Japan’s upper house election on July 10th?
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has begun an upper house election campaign, with a pledge to rev-up the economy, as surveys show his ruling bloc is ahead. Seijiro Takeshita, Professor of Management and Information at University of Shizuoka in Japan, joined Sarah Lowther and Chris Bailey to discuss.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Dr Seijiro Takeshita


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Morning Money: ECB stimulus programme in court – Zsolt Darvas talks us through the complexities of the case

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: ECB stimulus programme in court – Zsolt Darvas talks us through the complexities of the case
The European Central Bank’s stimulus programme is due to go to court in Germany. The country's influential Constitutional Court will deliver a final verdict on whether German law allows the ECB to deploy so-called "outright money transactions". Zsolt Darvas, Senior fellow at the economic think tank Bruegel, discussed the implications of this.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Zsolt Darvas


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Morning Money: Will the market slump regardless of the way the referendum vote goes?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: Will the market slump regardless of the way the referendum vote goes?
The pound and the FTSE soared on Monday as the ‘Remain’ camp wrestled back its lead in the polls. Ken Odeluga, Market Analyst at City Index, wrote: "Let’s face it, Britain’s economy and financial markets are going to be stuffed for a while, whichever way the referendum vote goes." Ken discussed his take on the market reaction with Sarah Lowther and Chris Bailey.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Ken Odeluga


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Morning Money: Matthew Barr looks ahead to the Electronic Entertainment Expo

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Matthew Barr looks ahead to the Electronic Entertainment Expo
The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is underway in Los Angeles, as the latest developments within the industry are showcased. With the sector currently generating nearly £1.5 billion for the UK economy, Matt Cox spoke to games industry expert, Matthew Barr, from the University of Glasgow.
Guests:

Matt Cox, Matthew Barr


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Morning Money: Is a US interest rate hike likely?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: Is a US interest rate hike likely?
The Federal Open Market Committee continues its deliberations about whether to hike interest rates. It’s against a back drop of uncertainty as European stocks closed lower on Tuesday amid concerns over Brexit, and The German 10-year bund yield falling below zero for the first time. Michael Hewson, Chief Market Analyst at CMC Markets, offered his views.
Guests:

Brenda Kelly, Michael Hewson


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Morning Money: Will we soon live in an economy where everything is recycled?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Will we soon live in an economy where everything is recycled?
The EU is dedicating itself to its recycling targets, including setting an "EU Action Plan for the Circular Economy" that establishes an ambitious programme of action. The 2016 ‘Resourcing The Future Conference’ is set to start in London and Matt Cox has been finding out more by speaking with David Maddison, Professor of Economics at the University of Birmingham.
Guests:

Matt Cox, David Maddison


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Morning Money: What does LinkedIn bring to the table for Microsoft?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: What does LinkedIn bring to the table for Microsoft?
Microsoft looks set to buy professional networking site, LinkedIn. But does the deal make sense from a tech perspective? Martin Garner from CCS Insight, which provides market analysis for companies in the mobile and wireless sector, gave his view on the deal, as well as discussing Apple and its latest Siri announcement.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Martin Garner


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Morning Money: What is expected from the IEA’s Medium Term Gas Market Report?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: What is expected from the IEA’s Medium Term Gas Market Report?
Each year the International Energy Agency publishes reports that forecast market trends and developments for the next five years concerning the primary energy sources for global markets: oil, coal, gas and renewable energy efficiency. On the day of its mid-term gas market report, William Powell, Editor-In-Chief at Gas industry news site Natural Gas Europe, joined Sarah Lowther and Chris Bailey to discuss.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, William Powell


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Morning Money: How do you build the city of the future?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: How do you build the city of the future?
Speakers at the RICS UK Conference are due to discuss future cityscapes and how technology can help, as analysts worry that our cities won't be prepared for the needs of generations to come, unless fast action or rigorous planning takes place. Futurologist Dr Simon Moores, explained what needs to happen to future proof a city.
Guests:

Matt Cox, Dr Simon Moores


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