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Christine Lagarde

Christine Lagarde, the first female to head the International Monetary Fund, delivers this year's Richard Dimbleby Lecture on TV. Anne McElvoy assesses her arguments with Ngaire Woods and Gillian Tett. Producer: Laura Thomas.

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45 minutes

Chapters

  • Christine Lagarde

    Ngaire Woods and Gillian Tett examine Christine Lagarde’s Dimbleby Lecture.

    Duration: 14:50

  • Entrepreneurs

    Mariana Mazzucato and Luke Johnson discuss the status of entrepreneurs.

    Duration: 16:42

  • Boxing in culture

    Anna Whitwham, Lynda Nead and Steven Fowler discuss boxing in art.

    Duration: 12:51

Christine Lagarde

Christine Lagarde

The Richard Dimbleby Lecture by Christine Lagarde will be on BBC One this evening at 10.35pm.


Image: Christine Lagarde with David Dimbleby. Credit: BBC/Kieron McCarron

Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs

The Entrepreneurial State

The Entrepreneurial State: debunking private vs. public sector myths by Mariana Mazzucato is available now in paperback and e-book


Luke Johnson

Luke Johnson is the Chairman of the Centre for Entrepreneurs.

 

Dragons’ Den

The new series of Dragons’ Den continues on BBC Two, Sundays at 9pm.


Boxing in Art

Boxing in Art

Boxer Handsome

Boxer Handsome by Anna Whitwham is available in hardback and e-book now.


S J Fowler

S J Fowler will be reading some of his poetry at The Poet is a Boxer at the Poetry Library in the Southbank Centre, on Wednesday 5 February.


The Grudge Match

The Grudge Match (pictured) is in cinemas nationwide now, certificate 12A.


Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth

Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth show will be at dates across the UK in March. 


Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest Christine Lagarde
Interviewed Guest Jesse Norman
Producer Laura Thomas

Broadcast

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The Arts and Ideas Podcast

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