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Business Update with Mark Lacter

Mark Lacter of the LA Business Journal discusses the economic impact of Monday's boycott, a new Latino-operated bank and a Latino grocery store that's offering a new service.

Business Update with Mark Lacter

The high gas prices don't appear to be hurting the economy, venture funding in Los Angeles is up and LA city leaders are betting on the success of the Grand Avenue project.

Business Update with Mark Lacter

Office vacancies in LA County are on the decline, the rise in oil prices means good news for the state's refineries and a drop in movie advertising at the LA Times resulted in less advertising revenue for the Tribune company.

Business Update with Mark Lacter

The Southland real estate market is defying common assumptions, LA city planners are taking on a new attitude about density and a supermarket mogul wants more privacy.

Business Update with Mark Lacter

Two former PR execs are set to go on trial, Dodgers stadium undergoes a do-over renovation and what is the effect of illegal immigration on Southern California's economy?

Business Update with Mark Lacter

The local economy may not be as rosy as recent employment numbers suggested and what's the real story behind executive compensation?

Business Update with Mark Lacter

A proposal to turn the Capitol Records building into condos is creating an uproar, it's Fashion Week in LA and Calabasas goes mostly smoke-free.

Business Update with Mark Lacter

Spanish broadcaster Univision is up for sale, LA County home sales take a dip, profits are up for LA law firms and the LA Times condenses its stock listings.

Business Update with Mark Lacter

Small businesses workers don't fare well in a survey on health insurance, Disney holds its annual shareholders meeting and full service restaurants are offering a new way to get food.

Business Update with Mark Lacter

Foreign operations at US ports may not be a new thing, ABC has no trouble selling advertising time for the Oscars and LA's former mayor is being honored as "Businessperson of the Year."