Marketplace Morning Report
Start your day with an up-to-the-minute report on the world of business and finance with host David Brancaccio.
"Blood & Oil," a nighttime soap opera set in North Dakota's oil boom, premieres on ABC this Sunday.
Airing on Thursday, September 24, 2015: The impact of the Volkswagen scandal on the company's brand and the pope's attempt to re-frame climate change as a moral issue.
Airing on Wednesday, September 23, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about tensions between China and the tech companies doing business there; and we'll talk to David Willey, BBC Vatican correspondent, about his book “The Promise of Francis.”
Airing on Tuesday, September 22, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about Chinese President Xi Jinping's arrival in Seattle today; how having one person serve as both chairman and chief executive can affect a corporation; and we'll look at if it's possible to invest in real estate in an up and coming neighborhood in a "socially responsible" way.
Airing on Monday, September 21, 2015: More on the fall in VW shares following news that the company falsified emissions data; why big-league sports is concerned that the amount of beer money flowing into sponsorships and advertising will contract; and a deli that is fighting gentrification with sarcasm.
Airing on Friday, September 18, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about the Fed's announcement that it would keep interest rates the same; Greek's upcoming general election; and a look at the life of a TV critic when there's so much content to watch.