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The Airport Economist
Following the success of the book and TV series of the same name, The Airport Economist is your guide to doing business overseas. In each episode, renowned economist Tim Harcourt takes you to key markets in the world to find out what the emerging opportunities are and discover how to get your foot in the door, tackle the challenges and navigate cultural nuances.
Doing business in Peru
Doing business in Peru
Peru is one of the world’s fastest growing economies, thanks to advances in mining, agriculture and education. Economist Tim Harcourt and Trade Commissioner of Peru in Australia, Mario Vargas, discuss how Peru has become a “superfood superpower”, the importance of face-to-face contact when doing business and the Peruvian love affair with both legal contracts - and llamas.
Date:
2 July 2018

Episodes

Doing business in Peru
Doing business in Peru
Peru is one of the world’s fastest growing economies, thanks to advances in mining, agriculture and education. Economist Tim Harcourt and Trade Commissioner of Peru in Australia, Mario Vargas, discuss how Peru has become a “superfood superpower”, the importance of face-to-face contact when doing business and the Peruvian love affair with both legal contracts - and llamas.
Peru is one of the world’s fastest growing economies, thanks to advances in mining, agriculture and education. Economist Tim Harcourt and Trade Commissioner of Peru in Australia, Mario Vargas, discuss how Peru has become a “superfood superpower”,...
Date:
2 July 2018
Doing business in Japan
Doing business in Japan
Trust is key when it comes to doing business in Japan – so how do you earn it? Economist Tim Harcourt speaks to Principle of Laneway Consulting, Richard Grupetta, about how to navigate the cultural nuances of a Japanese meeting, the biggest mistake you can make at a business dinner and why the role of the geisha is often misunderstood.
Trust is key when it comes to doing business in Japan – so how do you earn it? Economist Tim Harcourt speaks to Principle of Laneway Consulting, Richard Grupetta, about how to navigate the cultural nuances of a Japanese meeting, the biggest...
Date:
2 July 2018
Doing business in India
Doing business in India
Going to India is a life-changing experience - not just a chance to make a quick buck. Economist Tim Harcourt speaks to founder of multicultural events company Gandhi Creations, Sonia Gandhi, about why India is the place to do business now, the importance of treating each state as a different country and why you should never assume you’re the only one with India on their radar.
Going to India is a life-changing experience - not just a chance to make a quick buck. Economist Tim Harcourt speaks to founder of multicultural events company Gandhi Creations, Sonia Gandhi, about why India is the place to do business...
Date:
2 July 2018
Doing business in China
Doing business in China
China is booming – not just in Shanghai and Beijing – but in the 2nd and 3rd tier cities too. Economist Tim Harcourt chats to founder of online shopping app Stashd, Jessica Wilson, about how she took China by storm. They discuss how Chinese buying habits have changed, the country’s unique social media landscape and the sometimes-confusing concept of “saving face”.
China is booming – not just in Shanghai and Beijing – but in the 2nd and 3rd tier cities too. Economist Tim Harcourt chats to founder of online shopping app Stashd, Jessica Wilson, about how she took China by storm. They discuss how Chinese...
Date:
2 July 2018
Doing business in Chile
Doing business in Chile
Chile has long been considered the jaguar of South America, much like an Asian tiger. Economist Tim Harcourt speaks with lawyer Harris Gomez (Harris Gomez Group) about how Chile has become the gateway to the rest South America, the opportunities beyond mining and the one thing you should never mention in business meetings.
Date:
2 July 2018
Doing business in Brazil
Doing business in Brazil
Brazil isn’t just about samba, sand and soccer - it also has scale. Economist Tim Harcourt chats with director of SalDolce Fine Foods, Cristina Talacko about how to get your foot in the door, where to seek local legal, tax and workplace advice and why despite recent political upsets, Brazil is really too big to ignore.
Brazil isn’t just about samba, sand and soccer - it also has scale. Economist Tim Harcourt chats with director of SalDolce Fine Foods, Cristina Talacko about how to get your foot in the door, where to seek local legal, tax and workplace...
Date:
2 July 2018
Trailer
Trailer
Following the success of the book and TV series of the same name, The Airport Economist is your guide to doing business overseas. In each episode, renowned economist Tim Harcourt takes you to key markets in the world to find out what the emerging opportunities are and discover how to get your foot in the door, tackle the challenges and navigate cultural nuances. The Airport Economist - Coming July to PodcastOne
Following the success of the book and TV series of the same name, The Airport Economist is your guide to doing business overseas. In each episode, renowned economist Tim Harcourt takes you to key markets in the world to find out what the...
Date:
25 June 2018