Marketplace Weekend

Marketplace Weekend is an informative, fun, interactive program that leverages Marketplace's talent and reporting strength across all platforms. Host Lizzie O'Leary guides listeners through the most fascinating economic stories of the week – exploring what happened, why it matters, who it affects and what happens next – through lively and engaging conversations on air and online.

Recent Episodes

11/27/2015 Marketplace Weekend - My Money Story

This weekend on Marketplace, actress Alicia Witt tells us about how she tricked her father into saving money, band Future Islands explains the unexpected side of hitting it big (taxes, lots and lots of taxes) and artist Big Freedia takes us to the church where she learned to sing.

11/20/2015 Marketplace Weekend - Jerks at work

This weekend, Lizzie O'Leary talks with Esquire's Ross McCammon on how to navigate workplace social dynamics; Sabri Ben-Achour ponders whether jerks become bosses or bosses become jerks; and Marketplace's Ben Johnson previews his next episode of "Codebreaker."

11/13/2015 - Marketplace Weekend – Innovation

This weekend, Marketplace Weekend listeners tell us the money lessons they think future generations should know; Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson explains how pornography has driven innovation; and "The Smartest Man in the World" Greg Proops takes the Marketplace Quiz.

11/06/2015 - Marketplace Weekend – Meeting Money Goals

This week, Marketplace Weekend listeners called our voicemail to answer the question: "What financial goals do you want to meet by this time next year?" Plus, has Chipotle grown too big for its mission? And, musician Neko Case takes the Marketplace Quiz.

10/30/2015 Marketplace Weekend

Marketplace Weekend followers answer our question, "What keeps you up at night?" Musician Lisa Loeb reflects on our changing career and Miranda July takes our money-inspired personality quiz.

10/23/15 Marketplace Weekend

Marketplace Weekend followers answer our question, "What would it take for you to feel secure?" Author Sarah Vowell explains there are few things more American than an old-fashioned argument. And the band YACHT takes our money-inspired personality quiz.