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Rana Foroohar

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Rana Foroohar: New Ground Rules for Digital Markets

Economics & Beyond with Rob Johnson

FT columnist and associate editor Rana Foroohar discusses how the disruptions and excessive complexity of digital markets are benefitting the powerful and why we need clear new values and ground rules for these markets as we enter the post-pandemic landscape.


10 Jun 2021

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Resident Ownership Goes Global with Rana Foroohar

Ownership Matters

On today's episode of Ownership Matters, we're joined by Financial Times' Global Business Columnist and Associate Editor Rana Foroohar to talk about two articles she wrote about manufactured housing communities for the Financial Times. In this episode, Rana shares her perspective on Resident Owned Communities and talks about her visits to two ROCs as part of the research she did for her articles. More information including, show notes and links to Rana's articles, at rocusa.org/ownershipmattersFollow ROC USA:Twitter: @rocusaorgFacebook: @rocusa.bettertogetherFollow Rana Foroohar: Twitter: @RanaForoohar https://www.ranaforoohar.com/

13 May 2021

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Niall Ferguson in conversation with Rana Foroohar

Live Talks Los Angeles

Niall Ferguson in conversation with Rana Foroohar at Live Talks Los Angeles discussing his new book, "Doom: The Politics of Catastrophe." The talk aired on May 12, 2021 from the Live Talks Los Angeles studios.  For more information on Live Talks Los Angeles-- upcoming talks, videos, podcast or our online store -- visit us at livetalksla.org and subscribe to this podcast.


12 May 2021

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Mariana Mazzucato & Rana Foroohar - Mission Economy


Mariana Mazzucato is Professor in the Economics of Innovation and Public Value at University College London (UCL), where she is Founding Director of the UCL  Institute for Innovation & Public Purpose (IIPP).  She advises policy makers around the world on innovation-led inclusive and sustainable growth.She is author of The Entrepreneurial State: debunking public vs. private sector myths (2013), The Value of Everything: making and taking in the global economy (2018) and Mission Economy: a moonshot guide to changing capitalism (2020). She is winner of international prizes including the 2020 John Von Neumann Award, the 2019 All European Academies Madame de Staël Prize for Cultural Values, and 2018 Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought.Rana Foroohar is global business columnist and associate editor for the Financial Times, and CNN’s global economic analyst. Her first book, Makers and Takers, was shortlisted for the Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year in 2016. Her second, Don’t Be Evil: the Case against Big Tech, was published in 2019 and was a Sunday Times Business Book of the Year and Observer Book of the Week.5x15 brings together outstanding individuals to tell of their lives and inspirations.Learn more about 5x15 events: 5x15stories.comTwitter: www.twitter.com/5x15storiesFacebook: www.facebook.com/5x15storiesInstagram: www.instagram.com/5x15stories


4 Feb 2021

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Big Tech and Covid-19: Power and accountability with Rana Foroohar

Foresight with Greg Williams

Author Rana Foroohar on the heightened power of big tech during the Covid-19 pandemic and the need for stronger regulation Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


28 Oct 2020

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Rebuilding American Industry with Rana Foroohar

Building the Dream

Rana Foroohar is a Global Business Columnist and an Associate Editor at the Financial Times and CNN’s global economic analyst. We sat down with her to talk about the importance of manufacturing, how to rebuild American industry, and why the free market hasn’t blazed into action to provide everyone with enough N95 masks to stay safe from COVID-19. Get on the email list at buildingthedream.substack.com


14 Sep 2020

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Rana Foroohar: The Surveillance Economy

Economics & Beyond with Rob Johnson

Financial Times columnist Rana Foroohar talks to Rob Johnson about how the pandemic opens the door to more surveillance technology from Silicon Valley, but also to a growing consensus on reigning in Wall Street excess.

1hr 5mins

29 May 2020

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SPOS #722 - Rana Foroohar On The Economy And Big Tech

Six Pixels of Separation Podcast

Welcome to episode #722 of Six Pixels of Separation. Here it is: Six Pixels of Separation - Episode #722 - Host: Mitch Joel. I had not heard of Rana Foroohar until I saw her most recent book, Don’t Be Evil - How Big Tech Betrayed Its Founding Principles And All of Us, hit the shelves. Rana is the Global Business Columnist and an Associate Editor at the Financial Times. She is also CNN’s global economic analyst. Her first book, Makers and Takers - The Rise of Finance and the Fall of American Business, was about why the capital markets no longer support business. Prior to joining the FT and CNN, Foroohar spent six years at Time, as an assistant managing editor and economic columnist. She previously spent thirteen years at Newsweek, as an economic and foreign affairs editor and a foreign correspondent covering Europe and the Middle East. She is a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations and sits on the advisory board of the Open Markets Institute. In this episode, we discuss the current economic situation in the world, the future of business and whether or not we will excuse the past issues we had with big tech because of how we’ve all shifted towards more screen time. Enjoy the conversation... Running time: 52:54. Hello from beautiful Montreal. Subscribe over at iTunes. Please visit and leave comments on the blog - Six Pixels of Separation. Feel free to connect to me directly on Facebook here: Mitch Joel on Facebook. or you can connect on LinkedIn. ...or on Twitter. Here is my conversation with Rana Foroohar. Don’t Be Evil - How Big Tech Betrayed Its Founding Principles And All of Us. Makers and Takers - The Rise of Finance and the Fall of American Business,. Financial Times. CNN. Follow Rana on Twitter. This week's music: David Usher 'St. Lawrence River'.


10 May 2020

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In conversation with Rana Foroohar

Tank Magazine Podcast

In conversation with Rana Foroohar Rana Foroohar is a New York-based journalist specialising in business, finance and Big Tech. She is global business columnist and an associate editor at the Financial Times, as well as CNN’s global economic analyst. Her most recent book, Don’t Be Evil (2019), forensically traces how the world’s tech giants have enriched themselves on the fruits of surveillance capitalism, and proposes alternative frameworks to reduce their unrestricted influence.


20 Mar 2020

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Rana Foroohar, author, "Don't Be Evil: How Big Tech Betrayed Its Founding Principles – And All Of Us" from Feb 24, 2020

Techtonic with Mark Hurst | WFMU

Rana Foroohar, author, "Don't Be Evil: How Big Tech Betrayed Its Founding Principles - And All Of Us" Tomaš Dvořák - "Game Boy Tune" - "Mark's intro" - "Interview with Rana Foroohar" - "Your comments" The Hood Internet - "1980, by Steve Reidell" https://www.wfmu.org/playlists/shows/91591

25 Feb 2020