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 Bayer's bid for Monsanto; department store struggles and Target successes; and the rough spring for marketplace lending.
On today's show, we'll talk about a new rule from the Department of Labor that will grant overtime to millions of Americans; the dent that security lines might put in airlines' bottom lines; and gender rights, going all the way back to the 1964 Civil Rights bill.
One author traces the history of gender rights back to the 1964 Civil Rights bill.
On today's show, we'll talk about a strong European stock market; a tobacco settlement with states shrouded in dispute; and the new book from Marketplace's Rob Schmitz, "Street of Eternal Happiness," which follows the lives of individuals along a single street in Shanghai.
On today's show, we'll talk about expanded opportunities for people to participate in venture capitalism; an anticipated new rule from the Labor Department that will make millions of white-collar workers eligible for overtime; and retailers that are embracing both the old-fashioned storefront and e-commerce.
On today's show, we'll talk about a second cyberattack on the global banking system; a potential tax refund delay; and a global pledge to expose corruption.