"My Brilliant Friend" by Elena Ferrante is the first of the mysterious Italian author's Neapolitan novels. The series tells the story of a life-long friendship between two working class girls in Naples. Critics have called Ferrante “one of the greatest novelists of our time.” Yet nobody knows her true identity. Join Diane and her guests for a discussion of “My Brilliant Friend.”
The U.S. government recently announced a plan to split software giant Microsoft Corporation into two separate companies. A panel talks about the implications of this proposal for the computer industry, the stock market, consumers, and the law.
- William Kovacic antitrust law professor at George Washington University
- Steven C. Salop professor of law and economics at Georgetown University
- Robert Hahn director of the AEI-Brookings Joint Center for Regulatory Studies
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