The Business of Life

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  • TV-PG
  • 2017
  • 1 Season

Introducing a new kind of talk show from VICE News. The Business of Life is a fresh perspective on the most important issues of our time, as told through the facts, figures, dollars, and cents that shape our world. Hosted by journalist Michael C. Moynihan, each episode brings together an eclectic panel of writers, thinkers, policy experts, and scholars to break down everything you need to make sense of the most complicated topics of our time.

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The Business of Video Games
13. The Business of Video Games
July 16, 2017
In the Season 1 finale, Kathryn Edwards, Andrea Rene and Sam Barlow discuss the money behind video games, including what it takes to create and competitively play video games in this rapidly-growing gaming world.
The Business of the Art Market
12. The Business of the Art Market
July 9, 2017
James Fuentes, Lindsay Pollack and Ron English discuss the money behind the art market, as well as what it takes to be an artist, a patron and an admirer in the rapidly-shifting art world.
The Business of Health
11. The Business of Health
July 2, 2017
Linette Lopez, Dr. Leana Wen and Dr. Jay Parkinson discuss the money behind health, including whether or not someone needs an expensive doctor and how the health-care industry actually works.
The Business of Climate Change
10. The Business of Climate Change
June 25, 2017
John Tierney, Kim Knowlton, Danielle Baussan and Les Knight talk about the funds behind climate change, including what it will take to fix it and what's being spent to ensure it remains a debate.
The Business of Fashion
9. The Business of Fashion
June 18, 2017
Matthew Henson discusses the money behind fashion and what it takes to stay stylish.
The Business of Education
8. The Business of Education
June 11, 2017
Anya Kamanetz, Susan Cates, and Danielle Douglas-Gabriel discuss the money behind education--is more schooling worth it, financing your education, and the big business of student debt.
The Business of Music
7. The Business of Music
June 4, 2017
Guests discuss what it takes to be a musician, and whether streaming services help or hurt artists.
The Business of Gentrification
6. The Business of Gentrification
May 28, 2017
Baratunde Thurston, Lance Freeman and John Tierney talk about the money behind gentrification, including what occurs when neighborhoods are transformed and who can afford to live there.
The Business of Travel
5. The Business of Travel
May 21, 2017
Lucas Peterson, Peter Greenberg and Jennifer Flowers talk about the funds behind travel, including how to afford a trip and whether tourism is helping or harming local economies.
The Business of Cybersecurity
4. The Business of Cybersecurity
May 14, 2017
Discussing the money behind cybersecurity-how safe are you from hacking?
The Business of Work
3. The Business of Work
May 7, 2017
Nadira Hira, Jason Dorsey, and Neil Patel discuss the money behind the U.S. workforce, how the new workforce is changing the workplace, and how to successfully find your dream job.
The Business of Dating
2. The Business of Dating
April 30, 2017
Karley Sciortino, Christopher Ryan, & Dr. Jessica Carbino discuss the money behind dating" what it takes to meet the right person, and how to financially navigate the dating world.
The Business of Aging
1. The Business of Aging
April 23, 2017
Discussing the money behind aging--what it takes to prepare for caring for a relative, planning your own retirement, and social security.
Description

Introducing a new kind of talk show from VICE News. The Business of Life is a fresh perspective on the most important issues of our time, as told through the facts, figures, dollars, and cents that shape our world. Hosted by journalist Michael C. Moynihan, each episode brings together an eclectic panel of writers, thinkers, policy experts, and scholars to break down everything you need to make sense of the most complicated topics of our time.

The Business of Life is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (13 episodes). The series first aired on April 23, 2017.

Where to Watch The Business of Life

The Business of Life is available for streaming on the Viceland website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Business of Life on demand at Amazon and Google Play.

  • Premiere Date
    April 23, 2017