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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.

Location:

Atlanta, GA

Genres:

Economics

Description:

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.

Twitter:

@carolmassar

Language:

English


Episodes

Efforts to Flatten the Coronavirus Curve

3/27/2020
Chris Pappas, CEO of The Chefs' Warehouse, shares insight on how his company is offering food products for sale to the general public in light of the pandemic. Dr. Patrice Harris, President of the American Medical Association, breaks down efforts to get Americans to help flatten the curve of the virus outbreak. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Bloomberg Pursuits Food Editor Kate Krader discuss restaurants needing to develop other strategies besides bailouts to stay afloat. And we...

Duration:00:32:01

U of M President & Huawei USA CSO on Virus Impact

3/27/2020
University of Minnesota President Joan Gabel discusses how the coronavirus outbreak has impacted her school and what the state is doing to slow the curve. She also talks about resilient students who want to continue to be curious and learn, despite their current situation. Andy Purdy, Chief Security Officer at Huawei Technologies USA, talks about how the pandemic is affecting operations and workers. Purdy points to collaboration, information sharing, and combining resources as ways to move...

Duration:00:22:20

U.S. Jobless Claims Jump to 3.28M, Virus Update

3/26/2020
Bloomberg News Global Macro Strategist Vincent Cignarella and Peter Tchir, Head of Macro Strategy at Academy Securities, discuss a surge in U.S. jobless claims and share the latest on where the economy stands. Dr. Arturo Casadevall, Chair of the Department of the Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, provides an update on the coronavirus. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Businessweek Assistant Managing Editor Jim Ellis give...

Duration:00:32:27

GSV's Moe Sees Opportunities in Post-Virus World

3/26/2020
Michael Moe, Co-Founder of GSV Asset Management, explains how the coronavirus outbreak is impacting the early-stage investment community. He says he is excited about the innovation to come after the pandemic is over. Moe believes there will be a permanent shift in the way people think and work.

Duration:00:13:15

$2T U.S. Government Stimulus Package, Surge in Telemedicine

3/25/2020
We get the Businessweek Agenda with Bloomberg News International Economics & Policy Michael McKee and Bloomberg Stocks Editor Dave Wilson. Bloomberg News Congressional Tax Reporter Laura Davison discusses a record $2 trillion U.S. government stimulus package. Dr. Ian Lustbader, Clinical Professor of Medicine at NYU, provides an update on the coronavirus and telemedicine surging. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Bryan Gruley, P&I Reporter for Bloomberg News, share their insight on...

Duration:00:34:50

Barnard President on Coronavirus Impact on Higher Ed

3/25/2020
Barnard President Sian Beilock discusses how the coronavirus outbreak is impacting higher education and ways people can deal with the stress of the situation. She says compartmentalizing your time and keeping a schedule can help reduce anxiety. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:10:51

Private Equity’s Big Bet on Logistics Facilities

3/24/2020
We get the Businessweek Agenda with Bloomberg Intelligence Chief Equity Strategist Gina Martin Adams and Bloomberg Stocks Editor Dave Wilson. Penny Wheeler, CEO at Allina Health, provides an update on the coronavirus outbreak in the Midwest. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Bloomberg Finance Reporter Noah Buhayar talk about private equity's big bet on logistics facilities. Bloomberg News Editor-at-Large Erik Schatzker shares his insight on banks being blindsided as a New York...

Duration:00:35:13

Zwirn on Distressed Investing, Rabil Talks Sports

3/24/2020
Daniel Zwirn, Chief Executive Officer at Arena Investors, discusses the credit market and distressed investing in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. Premier Lacrosse League Co-Founder Paul Rabil explains how the sports world is dealing with league suspension as a result of the outbreak. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:14:06

Trump Weighing Easing Stay-at-Home Advice

3/23/2020
Dr. Julie Varughese, Chief Medical Officer at Americares, discusses the spread of the coronavirus and delivering emergency shipments of essential supplies to protect health care workers. Bloomberg News White House Correspondent Josh Wingrove talks about President Trump weighing considering stay-at-home advice. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Bloomberg Opinion Columnist Joe Nocera take a look at if states can mandate vaccinations for health-care workers. Bloomberg New Economy...

Duration:00:35:32

Ainslie Says Coronavirus Worse Than 2008 Financial Crisis

3/21/2020
Former Lehman Brothers Chairman Michael Ainslie discusses the corporate crossroads and challenges presented by the coronavirus outbreak. He says the pandemic has impacted so many segments of the business world that massive federal action is necessary. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Paul Brennan.

Duration:00:21:38

Race to Find a Coronavirus Treatment, Cities Lockdown

3/20/2020
Bloomberg News LA Bureau Chief Chris Palmeri discusses California's shelter-in-place order. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Bloomberg News Health Care Reporter Robert Langreth talk about an AIDS researcher racing to find a coronavirus treatment. Dr. Andy Pekosz, Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, shares insight on tracking the path of the outbreak. And we Drive to the Close with Abhay Deshpande, Chief...

Duration:00:33:05

Lands' End CEO Says Asia Getting Back to Work

3/20/2020
Lands’ End CEO Jerome Griffith discusses how the coronavirus is impacting the retail industry. He explains that many of his employees based in Asia are back on the job, and that there have been very few issues with their supply chain. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway

Duration:00:07:04

Latest Efforts on Containing Coronavirus Outbreak

3/19/2020
Dr. Amy Compton-Phillips, Chief Clinical Officer at Providence St. Joseph Health, discusses medical efforts to contain the coronavirus pandemic. Bloomberg News Political Reporter Ryan Teague Beckwith talks about how the Trump administration is handling the outbreak. Bloomberg News Finance Reporter Max Abelson gives a look at how fevers on the trading floor are testing Wall Street’s ‘Tough Guy’ culture. And we Drive to the Close with Lamar Villere, Portfolio Manager of Villere Balanced Fund....

Duration:00:24:52

FedEx Meets Low Expectations

3/19/2020
Bloomberg Intelligence Senior Transportation Analyst Lee Klaskow breaks down earnings from FedEx. He explains that weaker economic demand and higher costs are weighing on the company. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:06:53

Chattanooga Mayor Calls for Washington Response

3/19/2020
Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke discusses how the U.S. city is handling the spread of the coronavirus. He says the federal government needs to act with stimulus to offset the economic impact. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:06:52

Fed Policy During Coronavirus Outbreak

3/18/2020
Diane Swonk, Chief Economist at Grant Thornton, discusses Fed policy during the coronavirus outbreak. Lisa Romano, Chief Nursing Officer at CipherHealth, talks about working with hospitals to control the spread of COVID-19. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Bloomberg News P&I Reporter Vernon Silver walk through how Italy’s coronavirus lockdown came only after a tragic denial. Bloomberg News White House Correspondent Josh Wingrove breaks down the latest on how the Trump...

Duration:00:36:28

Former Treasury Official Skanke Says Fed Acted `Decisively'

3/18/2020
Steven Skancke, Chief Economic Advisor at Keel Point, shares his thoughts on the Federal Reserve's emergency rate cut in the wake of economic instability due to the coronavirus outbreak. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:13:37

Government Stimulus to Offset Coronavirus Eco Impact

3/17/2020
We get the Businessweek Agenda with Bloomberg Intelligence Chief Equity Strategist Gina Martin Adams and Bloomberg Stocks Editor Dave Wilson. Dr. Ian Lustbader, Clinical Professor of Medicine at NYU, provides an update on the coronavirus as it relates to healthcare. Anna Edgerton, Bloomberg News Deputy Team Leader of Congress, walks through a government stimulus package aimed at offsetting the economic impact that the coronavirus is having. Andy Browne, Bloomberg New Economy Editorial...

Duration:00:28:35

LivePerson CEO on Challenges for Call Centers

3/17/2020
Robert LoCascio, CEO of LivePerson, discusses how AI-powered messaging could better serve individuals working from home. He also explains how the call center path structure is challenging and why the business should be completely digital. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:06:40

Why the Coronavirus is Different

3/16/2020
Dr. Dave Wessner, Professor of Biology at Davidson College, discusses the study of viruses and what makes the coronavirus different. Bloomberg News Chief Washington Correspondent Kevin Cirilli provides a recap of Sunday night's Democratic debate. Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Joel Weber and Bloomberg News Finance Reporter Max Abelson talk about Wall Street being blindsided by the coronavirus meltdown. Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Doni Holloway.

Duration:00:19:11