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Carol Massar and Jason Kelly bring together the latest news from the world of business and finance and the interesting stories of global technology, politics, economics and more by harnessing the power of Bloomberg Businessweek reporters and editors.

Carol Massar and Jason Kelly bring together the latest news from the world of business and finance and the interesting stories of global technology, politics, economics and more by harnessing the power of Bloomberg Businessweek reporters and editors.

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New York, NY

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Carol Massar and Jason Kelly bring together the latest news from the world of business and finance and the interesting stories of global technology, politics, economics and more by harnessing the power of Bloomberg Businessweek reporters and editors.

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English

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212-318-2000


Episodes

Outlook for Gilead’s COVID-19 Treatment

4/9/2020
Bloomberg News Senate Reporter Steve Dennis discusses Democrats blocking Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s push to boost small business aid. Dr. Chris Beyrer, Professor of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, provides a coronavirus update and breaks down how the outbreak is impacting the prison population. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Bloomberg News P&I Reporter Drake Bennett walk through Zoom going from a conferencing app to becoming...

Duration:00:42:50

Zoom, The Accidental Pandemic Social Network

4/9/2020
Eric Yuan built a tech unicorn in the unflashy business of enterprise communications. Then, suddenly, the world needed it to be something else. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:19:00

Myles on the Importance of Leadership in a Crisis

4/9/2020
Sonia Jackson Myles, Founder and CEO of the Sister Accord Foundation and author of "The Sister Accord: 51 Ways to LOVE Your Sister," discusses the importance of strong leadership in a crisis. She says that it is important for leaders to instill hope during the coronavirus pandemic through their language and timeliness of decisions. Myles also breaks down the need for addressing systemic issues affecting minority and underserved communities. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni...

Duration:00:08:58

Simmons President Says Fall Plan Needed by July 1st

4/9/2020
Helen Drinan, President of Simmons University, discusses the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the university and higher education overall. She explains the dilemma schools face with opening their doors to students for the fall semester. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:14:28

Wall St. Calling Traders Back to the Office

4/8/2020
We get an update on the March FOMC minutes with Bloomberg News Global Economics and Policy Editor Kathleen Hays and Bloomberg Stocks Editor Dave Wilson. Steve Blitz, Chief U.S. Economist at TS Lombard, also discusses the latest Fed minutes and talks about the outlook for the economy. Dr. Ian Lustbader, Clinical Professor of Medicine at NYU, provides a coronavirus update. Bloomberg News Finance Reporter Michelle Davis breaks down why Wall Street is traders back to the office. Dan Morgan,...

Duration:00:44:43

Meg Whitman on 'Challenging Environment' for Leaders

4/8/2020
Quibi CEO Meg Whitman discusses the launch of the mobile-only streaming entertainment platform. She also talks about how media, politics and work will all change as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Susan Lyne, Founder and Managing Partner at BBG Ventures, discusses how the coronavirus outbreak is impacting the startup world. She explains why streaming media is doing well and talks about the tech, commerce and services companies in her portfolio. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly....

Duration:00:19:21

Coronavirus Impact on IT Spending

4/7/2020
Bloomberg News U.S. Heath Care Team Leader Drew Armstrong joins to provide a coronavirus update. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Bloomberg News Technology Reporter Sarah Frier share their insight on how Mark Zuckerberg’s jealousy held back Instagram and drove off founders. Crawford Del Prete, President at IDC Research, discusses how the coronavirus is impacting IT spending. And we Drive to the Close with George Mateyo, Chief Investment Officer at Key Private Bank. Hosts: Carol...

Duration:00:38:16

Metzl Says AI Will Aid in Fighting Coronavirus

4/7/2020
Jamie Metzl, Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council, explains how the use of artificial intelligence will become important to managing healthcare during the coronavirus outbreak. He also discusses how a U.S. collaboration with China is necessary to combat the pandemic. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:23:36

Lonsdale Says Tech Is Stepping up in Pandemic

4/6/2020
Joe Lonsdale, Partner at 8VC, discusses how Silicon Valley is trying to rise to the challenge of the coronavirus outbreak. He explains why innovation is key to fighting the pandemic. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:16:41

Bloomberg Businessweek Weekend - April 4th, 2020

4/4/2020
Hosted by Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. This week is a special edition bringing you the smartest and most imformative conversations about the coronavirus.

Duration:01:02:38

Jobs Report and Reasons Why People Shouldn’t Hoard

4/3/2020
Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Labor Chris Lu discusses the March jobs report and the Trump administration's handling of the coronavirus outbreak. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Businessweek Economics Editor Peter Coy talk about why there’s no good reason to hoard items, especially food. Greg Farrell, Bloomberg News Investigative Reporter, walks through Georgia Senator Loeffler selling travel shares ahead of President Trump’s flight ban. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly....

Duration:00:34:34

Piwowar Says It's Best to Keep Markets Open

4/3/2020
Michael Piwowar, Executive Director at the Milken Institute Center for Financial Markets, says he has advised the government to keep markets open through the coronavirus crisis. He also discusses why getting aid money to individuals right away is important and says employees should be put first over company shareholders. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:13:07

Businessweek Extra - David Mussafer

4/3/2020
Hosted by Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Featuring a conversation with Advent International Chairman and managing partner David Mussafer

Duration:00:27:42

Developing a Coronavirus Antibody Test

4/2/2020
Stanley Bergman, CEO at Henry Schein, talks about developing a coronavirus antibody test. Tom McGee, President of International Council of Shopping Centers, discusses requesting federal relief to help businesses retain and rehire employees. Dr. Paul Spiegel, Director of the Center for Humanitarian Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, provides his insight on the humanitarian response to the pandemic. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Bloomberg Businessweek...

Duration:00:36:09

Alan Patricof Sees Difficult VC Environment

4/2/2020
Alan Patricof, Founder and Managing Director at Greycroft Ventures, talks about how the coronavirus outbreak is impacting venture capital investing and why he thinks it will be difficult to raise money in the future. He explains why he's investing in companies like health care, gaming and food. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:19:20

President & CEO at CVS Health on Increasing Healthcare Access

4/1/2020
We hear Bloomberg News International Economics & Policy Correspondent Michael McKee’s interview with Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren. The two discuss how Fed policy is being used to handle the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak. Larry Merlo, President and CEO at CVS Health, talks about increasing access to healthcare for communities across America. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Bloomberg News U.S. Health Care Reporter Cynthia Koons share their...

Duration:00:50:35

OYO CEO Providing Rooms for First Responders

4/1/2020
Ritesh Agarwal, CEO of OYO Hotels, discusses how the coronavirus outbreak is impacting the hotel business and what effects it could have on the startup's valuation. He also talks about the hotel making rooms available for health care workers and first responders in the U.S. Host: Carol Massar. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:21:34

Robert Reich on Bailing Out Families

4/1/2020
Former Labor Secretary Robert Reich, a Professor at UC Berkeley, discusses why he is against corporate bailouts. He says taxpayer funds are needed to help individuals as opposed to big companies. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:15:11

Tracking the Path of the Coronavirus Outbreak

3/31/2020
Dr. Andy Pekosz, Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, discusses tracking the path of the coronavirus outbreak. Michael Pachter, Video Game Analyst at Wedbush Securities, talks about investing in the GAMR ETF. And we Drive to the Close with Alan Zafran, Founding Partner and Co-CEO at IEQ Capital. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:29:10

Gen. McChrystal: 'We're Fighting a National Fight'

3/31/2020
General Stanley McChrystal, Founder of McChrystal Group and former Commander of the Joint Special Operations in Iraq, discusses the need for strong leadership to manage the coronavirus outbreak. He says leaders need to be transparent and provide data, not only to help individual states, but to aid the nation in the battle against the pandemic. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:11:31