The paradox of power

Interview (Judie Lannon) with Noreena Hertz, author of `the Silent Takeover'. The thesis of this book is that governments are ceding power to multinational corporations, that people are recognising this and are turning their backs on the ballot boxes.

The Paradox of Power

Judie LannonMarket Leader andNoreena HertzUniversity of Cambridge

JUDIE LANNON: First of all, could you explain what you mean by the 'silent takeover'?

NOREENA HERTZ: The thesis of The Silent Takeover is that governments are ceding...