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 Wednesday, May 11, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about the failed $6.3 billion merger between Staples and Office Depot; the possible impeachment of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff; and what department store earnings can tell us about our economy. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, May 10, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about a new online database with documents related to the Panama Papers scandal; examine the difficulty that may come with finding a successor to Disney CEO Bob Iger; and interview Sweden's "Minister of the Future," whose job is to think about the development of new ideas.

Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, May 9, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about why Saudi Arabia's new oil minister, Khalid al-Falih, is pledging not to cut oil production; New York City's new 5-cent fee for paper and plastic bags; and "The Uncertain Hour," a new podcast from our Wealth & Poverty team that looks at welfare reform 20 years later.

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, May 6, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about the wildfires ravaging Alberta, Canada; new FDA rules that will impose restrictions on products like cigars and hookah tobacco; and lead contamination in Los Angeles. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, May 5, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about the IRS's plans to hire hundreds of employees; billions in unclaimed benefits for low-income seniors; and the old rivalry between London Mayor Boris Johnson and Prime Minister David Cameron.