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 why Wal-Mart is interested in purchasing the e-commerce business Jet.com; a plateau in vehicle sales in the U.S.; and the importance of obtaining a will.
On today's show, we'll talk about Hillary Clinton's new endorsement from Meg Whitman, the CEO of HP and a key Republican fundraiser; why companies are ditching suburbia; and a form of stress relief that involves sledgehammers and inanimate objects.
On today's show, we'll talk about the Japanese government's approval of a stimulus package worth billions; why fewer companies are selling stocks to the public; and the confusion sugar beet growers have over objections to the way they farm.
On today's show, we'll talk about Uber's decision to sell its Chinese operations to rival Didi Chuxing; the Clinton campaign's soon-to-be-announced economic transition team, which will give clues to future policy; and who Donald Trump might choose for his economic transition team.
On today's show, we'll talk about how Hillary Clinton sees the economy; Egypt's request for a multi-billion-dollar loan from the IMF to help with its economic struggles; and why fishermen are protesting the development of a new resort in the Mexican town of Todos Santos.
On today's show, we'll talk about a recent survey that finds U.S. companies are increasingly hoarding cash; a new set of debt collection rules aimed at preventing companies from pursuing "excessive or disruptive" methods of contacting consumers; and why some cities are looking to recruit senior citizens for lifeguard positions.