Coronavirus: After the Pandemic – How the economy and working life will change

As part of a series of special programmes on life after the pandemic, experts discuss how the economy and working life will change. Will working from home now be the new normal, and what will be the implications of that? What has this period done for our value of key workers and the NHS? Nobel … Read more Coronavirus: After the Pandemic – How the economy and working life will change

Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflicts – Security Council (27 May 2020)

The Security Council open high-level videoconference provides an opportunity to consider the annual report of the Secretary-General on the protection of civilians in armed conflict (S/2020/366). It offers an opportunity for an exchange on the current state of the protection of civilians in armed conflict; on enhancing compliance with international humanitarian law and international human … Read more Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflicts – Security Council (27 May 2020)

Yale’s Shiller Not Surprised by Divergence Between Markets, Economy

May.26 — Nobel laureate Robert Shiller, Yale University professor of economics, discusses the divergence between the U.S. stock market and the underlying economy and comments on recent trends in the housing market. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Vonnie Quinn and Matt Miller on “Bloomberg Markets.”

Coronavirus Debate: What does the future of the world look like?

As the world continues to fight the spread of coronavirus, what can it expect at the other end? (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Will we face a Great Depression, as many have predicted? Will globalisation, the root of much prosperity and inequality survive? Will there be a Green Revolution? Will nationalism triumph? And do our bizarre locked down … Read more Coronavirus Debate: What does the future of the world look like?

Peter Doherty says it is ‘quite possible’ a coronavirus vaccine will be rolled out next year | 7.30

No one in Australia is more qualified to speak about the coronavirus pandemic than Nobel laureate and immunologist Professor Peter Doherty. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Go deeper on our ABC News In-depth channel: https://ab.co/2lNeBn2 You … Read more Peter Doherty says it is ‘quite possible’ a coronavirus vaccine will be rolled out next year | 7.30

Economist Stiglitz on Covid-19 Impact on Jobs, Government Stimulus, Supply and Demand

May.18 — Nobel laureate economist Joseph Stiglitz says the U.S. will be stuck with double-digit unemployment for an extended period without more and better-targeted government support for the coronavirus-battered economy. He spoke with Alix Steel on Bloomberg Daybreak Americas.

Mental Health services & other topics – Daily Briefing (14 May 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Mental Health – COVID-19/Vaccine – COVID-19/Social Protection – Security Council/Yemen – Libya – COVID-19/Peacekeeping – COVID-19/Myanmar – COVID-19/Thailand – COVID-19/Ghana – Burundi – Philippines – Lesotho – Amazon – COVID-19/Ceasefires – UN Contributions MENTAL HEALTH In a new policy brief, titled “COVID-19 and the … Read more Mental Health services & other topics – Daily Briefing (14 May 2020)

Nobel Laureate Doherty on Coronavirus, Lockdowns, Vaccines

May.03 — Peter Doherty, a researcher who won a Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1996 for discovering how the immune system recognizes virus-infected cells, talks about the covid-19. The patron and namesake of the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, which was created by the University of Melbourne and The Royal Melbourne … Read more Nobel Laureate Doherty on Coronavirus, Lockdowns, Vaccines

COVID-19: Why do origins matter?

Controversial claims. Nobel prize laureate, French scientist Luc Montagnier said the coronavirus resulted from attempts to produce a vaccine against the AIDS virus. Where did this idea come from? Is the novel coronavirus man-made or does it have a natural origin? Why does it matter? Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on … Read more COVID-19: Why do origins matter?

Krugman Finds Fiscal Response to Virus Lacking, Gives Powell an A as Fed Chair

Apr.21 — Nobel laureate Paul Krugman, distinguished professor of economics at the Graduate Center, City University of New York, says the federal government has fallen short of the challenge posed by the coronavirus pandemic but thinks Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has done a good job during the crisis. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Joe Weisenthal … Read more Krugman Finds Fiscal Response to Virus Lacking, Gives Powell an A as Fed Chair

Krugman Says Fiscal Response to Virus Has Been Insufficient on Several Fronts

Apr.21 — Nobel laureate Paul Krugman, distinguished professor of economics at the Graduate Center, City University of New York, says the federal government has fallen short of the challenge posed by the coronavirus pandemic. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Joe Weisenthal on “Bloomberg Markets: What’d You Miss?”

Stiglitz Says Virus Exposes Inequalities in Economic System

Apr.15 — Joseph Stiglitz, Columbia University professor and Nobel Laureate in Economics, talks about inequalities in the U.S. economy exposed by the coronavirus pandemic, how the economy can recover, and he says Amazon needs to be paying its workers more. He appears on “Bloomberg Markets.”

The Oprah Winfrey Show: Toni Morrison | The Oprah Winfrey Show | Oprah Winfrey Network

In memory of legendary author Toni Morrison, this encore presentation of an “Oprah Show” episode features an interview with the Nobel and Pulitzer Prize-winning author. They discuss one of Oprah’s all-time favorite books, Morrison’s “The Bluest Eye.” For more on #oprahwinfreyshow, visit WatchOWN.tv/TOWS Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN #OWNTV #oprahwinfreyshow #Oprahwinfrey SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN Download … Read more The Oprah Winfrey Show: Toni Morrison | The Oprah Winfrey Show | Oprah Winfrey Network