What do foreign companies bring to the UK? Evan Davis and guests explore the issue. Read more
Foreign Investment in the UK
What do foreign companies bring to the UK? Evan Davis and guests explore the issue.
Pets Mean Pounds
The UK spends £4.5 billion a year on pets. Where does the money go? Evan Davis chairs.
Are you being served? Evan Davis and guests discuss the business of department stores.
Sir Terry Leahy
Evan Davis and an invited audience question Sir Terry Leahy, former CEO of Tesco.
How to Build a Bridge
How do you build a bridge? Evan Davis asks three civil engineers.
The Shock of the New
Evan Davis and guests discuss the relationship between science, business and consumers.
Evan Davis and guests discuss why some restaurant chains thrive and others fail.
Who Owns British Companies?
Evan Davis and guests discuss who owns British companies and why that matters.
The Ethics of Business
Are 'ethical' businesses all they are cracked up to be? Evan Davis and guests discuss.
Is strategy necessary for success?
What is strategy and why do businesses need it? Evan Davis chairs a round table discussion
Do corporate headquarters still matter?
What does a corporate HQ tell us about a business? Evan Davis and guests discuss.
Teenage Business Entrepreneurs
How do you run a successful business while still at school? Evan Davis and guests discuss.
The EU after Brexit – A special programme together with The Briefing Room
Evan Davis and David Aaronovitch present a programme looking at the EU after Brexit.
Will 5G revolutionise our lives?
Will the next generation of mobile technology - 5G - revolutionise our lives?
Evan Davis hosts the business conversation show.
Is any company ever invulnerable?
Are any companies truly unassailable?
Is opening a franchise a low-risk way to start a business? Evan Davis and guests discuss.
Should CEOs have term limits?
Would it be good for businesses if CEOs faced term limits?
Why do companies do bad things?
Evan Davis and guests explore what happens when things go wrong in business.
How does the commodities business work?
Commodities make the global trading system go round. With Evan Davis.
Evan Davis and guests discuss whether data is killing creativity.
The Festival Business
Millions go to festivals each summer, but how do festivals make money?
Rewriting the rules of Business
Do the rules governing business need rewriting? Evan Davis and guests discuss.
What do businesses do when their supply chain fails?
Making plastic is big business but its reputation is in tatters. Can it save itself?
The Experience Economy
Would we rather splash out on creating memories than buy material stuff?
Craft ales and small-scale distilled gins are popular but pricey. What is their appeal?
Business in the era of #MeToo
What challenges does the #Me Too movement present to business? With Evan Davis.
The Internet of Things
Can the Internet of Things transform how we work and live? Evan Davis and guests discuss.
Universities have expanded over the last decade. Can they be successful businesses?
Behavioural science in the workplace
Can behavioural science make us more productive and improve the workplace?