Marketplace Morning Report
Start your day with an up-to-the-minute report on the world of business and finance with host David Brancaccio.
On today's show, we'll talk about the Panama Papers leak, a series of documents revealing that major companies and world leaders have set up secret offshore accounts hiding their money, and look at the scarcity of resources in Venezuela with Marketplace's Scott Tong, who's reporting on the ground.
On today's show, we'll talk about changes to the food stamp program that could result in a loss of benefits for thousands; a teachers' walkout in Chicago over financial troubles in the city's public school system; and one man's analysis on how the Marriott-Starwood merger will affect frequent travelers.
On today's show, we'll talk about Argentina's possible return to the global credit market; nuclear security rules for the private sector; and a new report that finds Title IX may be interfering with academic freedom.
On today's show, we'll talk about the Federal Trade Commission's false advertising lawsuit against Volkswagen; a new possible retirement savings plan in California; and an organization that reclaims wood from New York City water tanks.
On today's show, we'll talk about the FBI's successful hack into the San Bernardino attacker's iPhone; efforts to combat the mosquito-borne Zika virus; and a "Secretary of the Future" who could help farmers grow crops profitably and in a sustainable manner.
On today's show, we'll talk about an upcoming debate in France among lawmakers over whether it should be easier for government intelligence services to access personal data; a new online-offender registry in Utah that targets white-collar criminals; and why 1.4 million men in their prime working years have left the workforce.