Marketplace Morning Report
Start your day with an up-to-the-minute report on the world of business and finance with host David Brancaccio.
Airing on Wednesday, February 24, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about oil prices sliding this morning; an update rollout for the NYSE; and we'll talk with U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on how his department plans to address drug abuse, depression and child poverty in rural areas of America.
Airing on Tuesday, February 23, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about the surprising rift in consumer confidence; and we'll have a conversation with Bill Gates on why he thinks "ruthless" private business thinking is necessary for clean energy innovation.
Airing on Monday, Feburary 22, 2016: On today's show we'll talk about a possible deal that could keep the UK in the EU; and tech companies using the gigging economy to staff fledgling startups.
Airing on Friday, February 19, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about state economies; the consequences of a Brexit; and the Daytona 500's $400 million renovation.
Airing on Thursday, February 18, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about President Obama's reported upcoming visit to Cuba; Wal-Mart's retail battle; and Matthew Weatherley-White, CAPROCK Group joins us to cover low oil prices, alternative energy stocks, and the mainstreaming of ESG investing.
Airing on Wednesday, February 17, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about Apple being ordered to unlock an iPhone used by the San Bernardino attackers; housing starts; and for-profit companies finding a new niche to fill: helping low-income consumers create a credit score.