In a rapidly changing world, MADE in Germany examines the risks and benefits of digitalization and its impact on the way we work, what we earn and how we live. The program also investigates the ethics of business, and showcases young entrepreneurs who are redefining the workplace. Instead of just crunching the numbers, MADE delves deeper into issues and also explores the emotional side to stories.
In 2008 the island was Europe’s main problem child, on the verge of bankruptcy. Just 10 years on, its economy is among the best performers in Europe. How was that possible, and can other countries learn from Iceland?
German-Luxembourgish TV series "Bad Banks" follows a career-driven young woman as she brings the European financial system to the brink of ruin. Doctored accounts, insider trading and then betrayal - how much reality is in the fiction?
Geraint Anderson hit the headlines as "Cityboy" during the financial crisis. He provided an insider’s account of life in London’s banking district, reporting on reckless trading and cocaine-fueled orgies - and how he departed in 2008.
Is the financial crisis over? While taxpayers were left to foot the bill, the rules for the industry have been tightened. The new requirements for banks, however, still do not go far enough. We explain why.
This year's World Cup has a female commentator in Germany for the first time. Social media reacted with scorn and sexism. That's typical, says Cristina Cubas. Why aren't female sports journalists taken seriously?
Charlie Thomas invests big sums of his customers' money. They're increasingly demanding sustainable investments, but ones that still give returns. How does he resolve this contradiction? Isn't an investment manager supposed to make money at all costs?
When money's tight, there's a big difference between buying essentials and non-essentials. If a handbag is too expensive, we just do without. But what happens if basic essentials, like food, become too expensive?