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 Friday, August 21, 2015: Stock market in Asia hit the skids again today. And this is a key reading on factory activity in China that hit its lowest point since 2009. HBO has begun a six-part miniseries about fair housing. We talk to showrunner David Simon about how best to integrate communities and stop discrimination.
Airing on Thursday, August 20, 2015: On today's show, Valeant moves to buy the company behind the so-called "Viagra for women"; a new index whose practices adhere to Catholic values; and a conversation on cybersecurity.
Airing on Wednesday, August 19, 2015: The German Parliament approves giving money to Greece; raising the bar on Starbucks; and why the bond market is a shadow of what it once was.
Airing on Tuesday, August 18, 2015: On today's show, the EPA’s new proposals for the oil and gas industry; the rise of the dollar store; and West Virginia’s famous pepperoni roll.
Airing on Monday, August 17, 2015: On today's show, a new study finds the racial wage gap exists even among those with college degrees; a look behind the surge in auto loans; and luxury brands look to flaunt their wares to the uber rich at a car show.
Airing on Friday, August 14, 2015: A fascinating week for China's currency, and a check-in with a New Orleans student who was in the seventh grade when the education system turned to charter schools.