Marketplace

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 Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Health care providers are taking on the fight against human trafficking; why the public sector hasn't returned to pre-recession employment numbers; and how political candidates use data in their campaigns.

03-01-16 - Marketplace - What is "goodwill," anyway?

Yahoo is reassessing the "goodwill value" of Tumblr; a look at the link between superdelegates and campaign contributions; and why people in Japan are buying bonds with a negative yield. 

Marketplace for Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Yahoo is reassessing the "goodwill value" of Tumblr; a look at the link between superdelegates and campaign contributions; and why people in Japan are buying bonds with a negative yield. 

02-29-16 - Marketplace - Warren Buffett's economy

A look at how china is handling their slow economy; how the Dow/DuPont merger is affecting communities in West Virgina; and is Warren Buffett's positive outlook on the American economy shared by most people?

Marketplace for Monday, February 29, 2016

A look at how china is handling their slow economy; how the Dow/DuPont merger is affecting communities in West Virgina; and is Warren Buffett's positive outlook on the American economy shared by most people?