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How has Black Friday impacted our traditional Christmas shopping habits?

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The Share Radio Evening Show

How has Black Friday impacted our traditional Christmas shopping habits?
Today is Black Friday with shoppers around the country rushing to get a bargain online and in store. But how has Black Friday impacted our traditional Christmas shopping habits? Simon spoke to joined by Don Williams, Retail Partner at KPMG UK.

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John Hawksworth, chief economist at PwC on the latest GDP figures

Simon Rose
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The Share Radio Evening Show

John Hawksworth, chief economist at PwC on the latest GDP figures
The economy grew by 0.5% in the three month since our vote to leave the EU. That's according to the latest GDP figures from the Office for National Statistics. The ONS reported that June's vote to leave the European Union has had a 'limited effect' on the economy so far. To find out more about this Simon Rose was joined by John Hawksworth, chief economist at PwC
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John Hawksworth


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Why are Brexiteers wrong to complain that the Autumn statement's forecasts are too gloomy?

Simon Rose
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The Share Radio Evening Show

Why are Brexiteers wrong to complain that the Autumn statement's forecasts are too gloomy?
Simon was joined by Tim Evans, professor of Business and Political Economy at Middlesex University. They discussed: 1. Understanding the job of the Chancellor of the Exchequer: Why Brexiteers are wrong to complain that the Autumn statement's forecasts are too gloomy. 2. The importance of BoE Chief Economist, Andy Haldane, criticising modern economists. 3. The onward march of the economics and politics of marijuana legalisation.
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Tim Evans


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Insider's Guide to Amsterdam

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Share Radio Evening Show

Insider's Guide to Amsterdam
On the Travel Guide we like to take a look at some of the most popular holiday destinations- and speak to a local to get the insider's gen. This week, Olivia Demetriades spoke to Jolijn Koper, a guide for Tours By Locals in the Netherlands, and began by asking her what to do if she could spend a day in Amsterdam.

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Why has the rise of new technologies, that allow virtual meetings, not spelt the end of business travel?

Simon Rose
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The Share Radio Evening Show

Why has the rise of new technologies, that allow virtual meetings, not spelt the end of business travel?
Simon Rose and Sarah Tucker welcomed neuroscientist, Dr Tara Swart, to the studio, to discuss the psychological damage continual business travel does on CEOs, and business people in general, and how to stop that.
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Sarah Tucker


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The Share Radio Travel Guide ep. 76

Simon Rose
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The Share Radio Evening Show

The Share Radio Travel Guide ep. 76
Welcome once again to Share Radio's weekly travel show - The Share Radio Travel Guide. Simon was joined by travel journalist and author Sarah Tucker. This week, they looked at Airbnb's plans for a 'full-service' travel agency, and an interactive map that reveals tourism slogans around the world. Also, there'll be an insider's guide to Amsterdam with Jolijn Koper, a guide from Tours By Locals. But first, they welcomed neuroscientist, Dr Tara Swart, to the studio, where she spoke about the psychological damage continual business travel does on CEOs, and business people in general, and how to stop that.
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Sarah Tucker


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In My Experience: Angus Thirlwell, CEO & co-founder of Hotel Chocolat

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Share Radio Evening Show

In My Experience: Angus Thirlwell, CEO & co-founder of Hotel Chocolat
In the first of our new series, In My Experience, Simon speaks to Angus Thirlwell, the CEO and co-founder of Hotel Chocolat, to dig a little deeper into his life and career.

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Employment figures have been rising with unemployment falling to an 11 year low last month- why are the number of 'economically inactive' young people on the rise?

Simon Rose
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The Share Radio Evening Show

 Employment figures have been rising with unemployment falling to an 11 year low last month- why are the number of 'economically inactive' young people on the rise?
The number of young people in the UK who are not in education, employment or training - known as NEETs- has risen. Figures from the Office for National Statistics reveal that the number of 16-24 year olds who are classed as economically inactive between July and September increased by 14,000 from the previous quarter. There are now 857,000 young people out of work, education or training- a total of 11.9%. To find out more about this Simon spoke to labour market expert and director of the consultancy the Jobs Economist, John Philpott.

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Dr Rebecca Harding chief economist at the BBA explains why borrowing on credit cards grew at its fastest rate in almost 10 years last month.

Simon Rose
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The Share Radio Evening Show

 Dr Rebecca Harding chief economist at the BBA explains why borrowing on credit cards grew at its fastest rate in almost 10 years last month.
Borrowing on credit cards grew at its fastest rate in almost 10 years last month. That's according to the latest figures from The British Bankers' Association which found that consumer credit was up 7% year on year in October. To find out more about this Simon was joined by Dr Rebecca Harding chief economist at the BBA.

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Shaun Richards, Economist and Author of “Not A Yes Man Economics Blog” on Autumn Statement, CPIH and the Yen

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Share Radio Evening Show

 Shaun Richards, Economist and Author of “Not A Yes Man Economics Blog” on Autumn Statement, CPIH and the Yen
Simon was joined live in the studio by Shaun Richards, Economist and Author of “Not A Yes Man Economics Blog”. They discussed: - more Autumn statement reaction - one of Shaun’s theories, CPIH – consumer price index plus housing. - Currencies, as the £ is likely to move and even if it doesn't there is the Euro Yuan and Yen amongst others
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Shaun Richards


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