Nine To Noon for Tuesday 19 March 2013
09:05 The public naming of medical professionals when things go wrong – does it set a dangerous precedent?
Professor Ron Paterson was New Zealand Health and Disability Commissioner between 2000 and 2010. He's now Professor of Health Law and Policy at the University of Auckland; and Moira MacNab, Auckland barrister who has represented families in medical cases.
09:25 Why Things Catch On
Jonah Berger is assistant professor of marketing at the Wharton School and author of the book Contagious: Why Things Catch On.
09:45 US commentator Luiza Savage
Republicans gathering to plot their way forward.
10:05 Sir William Gallagher - NZ global business success story
Sir William Gallagher, CEO and chairman of Gallagher. His family's business began in a Hamilton shed in the late 1930s with a design for an electric fence that helped to transform New Zealand farming and turned it into an export company with annual revenues approaching $200 million, employing over 1000 people worldwide.
Legend - From Electric Fences to Global Success: The Sir William Gallagher Story by Paul Goldsmith
10:35 Book Review with Elisabeth Easther
With All My Love by Patricia Scanlan
Published by Simon & Schuster
10:45 The Reading: The Kindness of Your Nature by Linda Olsson
Read by Denise O'Connell (Part 7 of 10)
11:05 Business commentator Rod Oram
The latest comments from the Reserve Bank Governor, and the appointment of a CEO for the new Callaghan Innovation.
11:20 Treasures from the Turnbull collection: NZ Books Month - from Bibles to banned books
Fiona Oliver is the published collections curator at the Alexander Turnbull Library in Wellington.
11:45 Media commentator Gavin Ellis
TV3's new debate show, The Vote, and the continuing shift to compact morning newspapers.