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 Monday, March 21, 2016

On today's show, we'll explain Venezuela's economy using hot dogs; talk about the consequences of a Staples-Office Depot merger; and look at the growing instability of a U.S. Postal Service job. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, March 18, 2016

Airing on Friday, March 18, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about trade relations between U.S. and Cuba; a new academic study that shows that racial and ethnic minorities who "whiten up" their resumes increase their chances of a callback for a job interview; and how one Alabama resident is coping with financial anxiety.

Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, March 17, 2016

Airing on Thursday, March 17, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about U.S. companies that are merging with foreign companies to avoid federal taxes; how homeowners insurance may help with defending against some lawsuits; and what it's like to live without an economic safety net. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Airing on Wednesday, March 16, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about attitudes toward free trade agreements from those surveyed in our Marketplace poll on economic anxiety; free MBAs; and the London Stock Exchange's merger with Germany's Deutsche Börse.

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Airing on Tuesday, March 15, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about drug prices; we'll cover Valeant earnings; and Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson joins us from Austin, TX, to talk brand storytelling at SXSW.

Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, March 14, 2016

Airing on Monday, March 14, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about an Austin-based tech studio; and a contest to win $40 million from the federal government to build a city for the future.