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 the upcoming opening of the expanded Panama Canal as part of our new series "Last Ditch Effort: The Panama Canal and Peak Trade." Plus, we'll also look at a public shift in favor of Britain remaining in the European Union.
On today's show, we'll talk about the possibility of a new stock exchange; a visit from Saudi prince Mohammed bin Salman; and the decline of corporations as part of our series "The Price of Profits."
On today's show, we'll talk about the shape of the world's markets; the opening of Shanghai Disneyland; and the baseball lawsuit that defined how corporations are governed.
On today's show, we'll talk about the MSCI index and why stocks listed in mainland China haven't been granted its seal of approval; track the stocks of firearm companies in the wake of the Orlando, Florida shooting at a gay nightclub; and interview the former CEO of BP, John Browne, about the importance of long-term thinking.
On today's show, we'll talk about the United States' background checking system; look at the video gaming industry's foray into virtual reality; and — as part of our new series "The Price of Profits" — interview author Lynn Stout about the relationship between corporations and shareholders.
On today's show, we'll talk about the history of the rifle used in Sunday's mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida; this week's biennial conference of the American Society of Health Economists — also known as the "Woodstock" for health geeks; and the growing freelancer economy as part of our weeklong series "The Price of Profits."