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

12-25-2015 - Marketplace Morning Report - Why Santa may be a little late this Christmas

Airing on Friday, December 25, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about why FedEx couldn't keep up with Santa this year; how asylum seekers in Europe are settling into their new environments; what films are premiering Christmas day; and how the port of Los Angeles prepared for the largest cargo ship to ever dock in the United States. 

12-24-2015 - Marketplace Morning Report - Japan's economy

Airing on Thursday, December 24, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about Japan's budget; why it seems to be so hard to figure out how Japan's economy is faring; the economic impact of Christmas falling on Friday; and the competition surrounding...the Salvation Army bell ringers.

12-23-2015 Marketplace Morning Report - Homelessness and hunger

Airing on Wednesday, December 23, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about calculating the benefits of renting versus buying; homelessness and hunger; and we'll take a look at the past year in corporate deal making and venture capital.

12-22-2015 Marketplace Morning Report - Privatizing space travel

Airing on Tuesday, December 22, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about a victory for the privatization of space travel and recycling; the growth of in-home delivery market; and the challenges of working in admissions at a college where enrollment is shrinking.