Every weekday on Marketplace, Kai Ryssdal hosts a lively and unexpected exploration of the day’s business and economic news from Wall Street to your wallet.

Recent Episodes

Marketplace for Monday, April 4, 2016

Economists do the numbers on Trump's debt plan; a look at the shell companies at the heart of the Panama Papers; and an interview with AOL co-founder Steve Case 

Marketplace for Friday, April 1, 2016

Donald Trump's International Golf Course is stirring up controversy; Saudi Arabia says its selling its oil assets and creating a sovereign wealth fund; and a look at who is re-entering the work force. 

Marketplace for Thursday, March 31, 2016

Why smart cars are only as good as the road they are driving on; Texas universities brace for guns on campus; and an interview with the CEO of Sam Adams

Marketplace for Wednesday, March 30, 2016

The Chinese lake that's ground zero for the bird flu; how Philadelphia is trying to encourage more of its residents to use Earned Income Tax Credits; and SoundCloud launches its ad-free subscription service

Marketplace for Tuesday, March 29, 2016

A new study focuses on alleged contamination of drinking water in one of the high; how recent cyber attacks on hospitals have brought system vulnerabilities to light; and an interview with the showrunner for FOX's hit show "Empire"

Marketplace for Monday, March 28, 2016

Our latest "I've Always Wondered" series installment: how coupons work; the story of a iconic black hair brand; and Marriott and Anbang continue to battle it out over Starwood.