FRANCE 24's Stéphanie Antoine met Daniel Vasella, CEO of Novartis, a healthcare group, at the World Economic Forum in Davos to discuss the strategy of Novartis throughout the economic turmoil and the issue of access to medecine.
One of the top young economists, our guest today founded the Poverty Action Lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and has helped redefine development economics, all in the aim of helping the poor lead better lives.
What can a self described devotee of free market practices and globalization teach us about the financial crisis? Jean-Marie Messier is back in the spotlight to promote his new book: "Le jour où le ciel nous est tombé sur la tête".
What does the future hold for Iran? Our guest today was the first president of the Islamic Republic of Iran, which will celebrate its 30th anniversary this February 12th. Although secular, Bani-Sadr has worked closely with Ayatollah Khamenei.