Simon Evans Goes To Market. Simon Evans. Copyright: BBC
Simon Evans Goes To Market

Simon Evans Goes To Market

  • Radio stand-up / factual
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2014 - 2021
  • 24 episodes (6 series)

Simon Evans presents a comic series explaining and exploring modern economics. Also features Tim Harford, Merryn Somerset Webb and Timandra Harkness.

Simon Evans Goes To Market. Simon Evans. Copyright: BBC

Key details

Genres
Stand-Up, Factual
Broadcast
2014 - 2021
Channels
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
24 (6 series)
Stars
Simon Evans, Tim Harford, Merryn Somerset Webb and Timandra Harkness
Writers
Simon Evans, Benjamin Partridge, Andy Wolton and Guy Venables
Producers
Tilusha Ghelani, Claire Jones and Richard Morris
Companies

Simon Evans sets himself the challenge to make economics funny in this comprehensive guide to global markets.

Each week, Simon takes on a different commodity market with a little help from Tim Harford, Merryn Somerset Webb and a guest expert.

By looking at four products that are so fundamental to our lives, the series brings us closer to understanding how the world economy affects us and how we affect it.

Additional details

Production
Studio

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 15th May 2014 at 6:30pm on BBC Radio 4
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 10th August 2021 at 6:30pm on BBC Radio 4
Most recent repeats

Recording details

  • BBC Radio Theatre - Series 1 - 5
  • Zoom (Virtual) - Series 6

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