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Insight, analysis and expert debate as key policy makers are challenged on the latest news stories. From BBC Radio 4's Today programme

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Insight, analysis and expert debate as key policy makers are challenged on the latest news stories. From BBC Radio 4's Today programme

    Friday's business with Rob Young

    Friday's business with Rob Young

    A new report by eminent economists suggests loosening lockdown prematurely could harm the economy. How? Plus billboards that react to you, and the markets. (Photo: Getty Images)

    • 11 min
    Thursday's business with Katie Prescott

    Thursday's business with Katie Prescott

    Many people are still struggling to get refunds from airlines. What’s the latest? Plus, how ice rinks are faring in the pandemic, and the markets. (Photo: Getty Images)

    • 12 min
    Wednesday's business with Katie Prescott

    Wednesday's business with Katie Prescott

    The coronavirus pandemic has sent Britain into recession for the first time since the 2008 financial crisis. Figures published by the Office for National Statistics this morning show that economic output as measured by Gross Domestic Product plunged by a record 20.4% between April and June compared with the first three months of the year.

    (Image: man peers into closed shop. Credit: Getty Images)

    • 14 min
    Finding Freedom: Understanding Harry and Meghan

    Finding Freedom: Understanding Harry and Meghan

    A longer interview with Carolyn Durand and Omid Scobie, authors of Finding Freedom: Harry and Meghan and the Making of a Modern Royal Family. They discuss sources, "behind the scenes" access, and whether the media coverage of the duchess has been fair or unnecessarily critical.

    (Image: Harry and Meghan, credit: Reuters/Hannah McKay)

    • 11 min
    Tuesday's business with Katie Prescott

    Tuesday's business with Katie Prescott

    Official figures show that almost three-quarters of a million jobs have been lost in the UK since the start of the coronavirus crisis in March

    (Image: men wearing protective face masks walk on an almost empty street in Leicester, Credit: Reuters)

    • 15 min
    Monday's business with Katie Prescott

    Monday's business with Katie Prescott

    Some self-employed people feel they've 'fallen through the cracks' of government pandemic support. Why? Plus patronising black businesses, and the markets. (Photo: Getty Images)

    • 12 min

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