April 29th, 2015
Episode 311 of 861 episodes
The US economy "all but stagnated" in the first three months of the year, growing at an annual rate of just 0.2%. We talk to Benjamin Friedman, an economist at Harvard University. Technology journalist Rupert Goodwins explains how one tweet may have cost Twitter's shareholders almost $8bn. And BBC business correspondent Theo Leggett tells the story of the British trader accused of helping to trigger Wall Street's "Flash Crash" in 2010.
Jessica Helfand and Michael Bierut explore how design works within complex organizations to shape decisions, ideas, products, and more. Guests include clients from many industries and designers in many fields. Recorded at the Yale School of Management.