Marketplace Morning Report

Start your day with an up-to-the-minute report on the world of business and finance with host David Brancaccio.

Recent Episodes

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, November 15, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about Mary Jo White's decision to step down as chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission; how Congress will navigate future funding; and the economic effects of one Los Angeles-based infrastructure project. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, November 14, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about what the presidential transition team is actually responsible for; rising concerns from women about birth control access under a Trump administration; and the decline in union support for the Democratic Party this election. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, November 11, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about why white men and women without college degrees gravitated toward Donald Trump; the president-elect's plans to make free-market health care reforms; and India's decision to ban certain rupee notes. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, November 10, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk why EU leaders are concerned about a Trump administration; interview Ken Kurson, the editor-in-chief of the New York Observer, about what we might expect from a Trump presidency; and look at the future of interest rates. 

Special election coverage: Are we done with political gridlock?

We'll take a look at how our health care system would look if Trump decides to repeal Obamacare and the president-elect's plan to invest $1 trillion in infrastructure. Plus: We'll interview Austan Goolsbee, economist and former chair of the Council of Economic Advisers under Obama, about political gridlock. We’ll be reporting on Trump’s victory and what it means for the economy throughout the morning. Check back here for hourly updates.

Special election coverage: The financial crisis and the election

Let’s dive into education policy. One of Trump’s proposals for education: a $20 billion plan that would allow low-income families to send their kids to the school of their choice. As for higher ed, the Republican president said he wants the federal government to get out of the student loan business. Plus: Did the 2008 financial crisis rise up to engulf this presidential election? We’ll be reporting on Trump’s victory and what it means for the economy throughout the morning. Check back here for hourly updates.