Open

Coming up

Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

IN THE PAPERS

Requiem for a recorder

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

"The pen is mightier than the sword"

Read more

FOCUS

Israel's minorities and military service

Read more

BUSINESS DAILY

Russia targets McDonald's over tensions with West

Read more

AFRICA NEWS

Ebola: Liberian authorities admit 17 patients are missing

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

'New York Post' slammed for publishing Foley execution images

Read more

DEBATE

Israel-Gaza: Back to Square One?

Read more

DEBATE

Israel-Gaza: Back to Square One? (part 2)

Read more

DEBATE

Israel-Gaza conflict: 72-hour ceasefire deal sets stage for Cairo talks

Read more

A live debate on the topic of the day, with four guests. From Monday to Thursday at 7.10 pm Paris time.

DEBATE

DEBATE

Latest update : 2013-07-25

Detroit bankruptcy: is it contagious?

Say "Detroit" and many in Europe think Greece. Beyond the tragedy of a city that’s lost a quarter of its population in a decade, the Motor City’s demise highlights just how much bad debt is still out there swishing around.

  • Amine OUAZAD, Assistant Professor of Economics & Political Science, INSEAD;
  • Raquel GARRIDO, Spokesperson in charge of international relations, Parti de Gauche (Left Party);
  • Oliver GRIFFITH, Head of communication, International Finance Cooperation;
  • Ludovic SUBRAN, Chief Economist & Director for Economic research, Euler Hermes;
  • Douglas BERNSTEIN, Managing partner of Plunkett Cooney's Banking, Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights.

    Watch the second part

    Programme prepared and produced by Emmanuelle Landais, Mary Colombel and Christopher Davis

COMMENT(S)

Archives

2014-08-20 Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel-Gaza: Back to Square One?

For the better part of two weeks, we've been hearing that neither Israel nor Hamas wants a prolonged fight. So why is a tenuous ceasefire in tatters? With rockets fired on Israel...

Read more

2014-08-20 Palestinian Territories

Israel-Gaza: Back to Square One? (part 2)

For the better part of two weeks, we've been hearing that neither Israel nor Hamas wants a prolonged fight. So why is a tenuous ceasefire in tatters? With rockets fired on Israel...

Read more

2014-08-05 ceasefire

Israel-Gaza conflict: 72-hour ceasefire deal sets stage for Cairo talks

We focus on the fragile calm in Gaza, where Israeli ground forces have withdrawn and a 72-hour Egyptian-brokered ceasefire appears to be holding, making this the longest pause in...

Read more

2014-08-14 United Nations

Libya unrest: National Assembly asks for UN help to dissolve militias

We take a closer look at what exactly is unfolding in Libya: more than three and half years of turbulence since the fall of Muammar Gaddafi. There are killings, kidnappings and...

Read more

2014-08-19 riots

Pakistan's Political Turmoil: Can Imran Khan's PTI Party Depose the Government? (part 2)

Former cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan has called for civil disobedience, gathering thousands of supporters in protest at what he calls Pakistan's fraudulent...

Read more