Podcasts related to History

Podcast Directory


Genre: History
Clear Selection

Rita Lobo

This History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles: Black Monday

Rita Lobo
Original Broadcast:

The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles

This History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles: Black Monday
Rita Lobo is joined down the phone with Professor Jan Toporowski from SOAS, to talk about Black Monday, or what is also known as the stock market crash of 1987. Also joining Rita in the studio to discuss their memories of Black Monday are Share Radio's very own Ed Bowsher, Ed Mitchell and Gavin Oldham.
Guests:

Jan Toporowski, Ed Bowsher, Ed Mitchelle, Gavin Oldham


Published:
Nick Peters

Shop Floor: Les Searle

Nick Peters
Original Broadcast:

Shop Floor

Shop Floor: Les Searle
Nick Peters rediscovers the joys of steam engines by visiting Les Searle and finding out about their passion for the golden age of steam engines.

Published:
Sandra Kilhof

Morning Money: Roland Head gives an insight into the latest oil prices

Sandra Kilhof
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: Roland Head gives an insight into the latest oil prices
Oil expert Roland Head speaks to Sandra Kilhof and Mark Johnson about the current state of oil prices after OPEC released their latest market report yesterday.
Guest:

Roland Head


Published:
Sandra Kilhof

Morning Money: Giles Peppiatt on investing in art

Sandra Kilhof
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Giles Peppiatt on investing in art
Giles Peppiatt, Director of Bonhams auction house, talks to Sandra Kilhof and Mark Johnson about art investment.
Guest:

Giles Peppiatt


Published:
Sandra Kilhof

Morning Money: How much is Wimbledon worth to businesses?

Sandra Kilhof
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: How much is Wimbledon worth to businesses?
Alex Stevanovic reports on the economical benefits of the Wimbledon Tennis Championship. He speaks to restaurant owners and hotel staff as well Helen Clark Bell of Love Wimbledon, Stephen Alambritis of Merton Council and Johnny Perkins, Head of Corporate Communications at The All England Club.
Guests:

Helen Clark Bell, Johnny Perkins, Stephen Alambritis


Published:
Nick Peters

Shop Floor: Amberley Working Museum

Nick Peters
Original Broadcast:

Shop Floor

Shop Floor: Amberley Working Museum
Nick Peters takes a visit to the Amberley Working Museum, to find out about the history of working methods. To help him find out more he talks to members of the team at Amberley, Clair Seymore, Edward Hart and John Spurgeon.
Guests:

Clair Seymore, Edward Hart, John Spurgeon


Published:
Sandra Kilhof

Morning Money: Paris Air Show

Sandra Kilhof
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: Paris Air Show
Billy Bambrough speaks to Julian Bray, an aviation analyst, about the Paris Air Show after Boeing took an order for 100 of their 737's.
Guests:

Billy Bambrough, Julian Bray


Published:
Rita Lobo

The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles: The South Sea Bubble

Rita Lobo
Original Broadcast:

The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles

The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles: The South Sea Bubble
This week Rita Lobo discusses the South Sea Company, how it came about and what eventually led it to ruin. Joining Rita in talking about this is Dr. Helen Paul, a lecturer in Economics and Economic History from the University of Southampton.
Guest:

Helen Paul


Published:
Rita Lobo

The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles: Oil

Rita Lobo
Original Broadcast:

The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles

The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles: Oil
Rita Lobo is joined this week by David Wearing, from SOAS and Professor Michael Ross, from UCLA, to discuss one of our most precious commodities, oil.
Guests:

David Wearing, Michael Ross


Published:
Rita Lobo

The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles: Hong Kong

Rita Lobo
Original Broadcast:

The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles

The History of Booms, Busts and Bubbles: Hong Kong
This week Rita Lobo is joined by Dr. Kent Deng, Reader of Economics at LSE, to discuss Hong Kong and how it has developed into an economic powerhouse since its days as a British colony.
Guest:

Kent Deng


Published: