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 Thursday, June 23, 2016

European Bureau Chief Stephen Beard talks to Kai about the mood in London as Britain votes on whether or not to stay in the European Union; how the Supreme Court's ruling on affirmative action will affect other universities around the nation; and another excerpt from our podcast on welfare, the Uncertain Hour. 

Marketplace for Wednesday, June 22, 2016

We take a look at what effect a Brexit have on U.S. financial firms based in the U.K.; The U.S. Department of Justice has announced the largest crackdown in Medicare fraud in history today; Kai talks to Judith Dupre, the author of "One World Trade Center: Biography of the building" about the rebuilding of one of New York's most well-known landmarks. 

Marketplace for Tuesday, June 21, 2016

New data shows a decline in labor force participation by men in America; how the London business community is preparing for the possible British exit from the European Union; and the latest installment of Corner Office with EA CEO Andrew Wilson 

Marketplace for Monday, June 20, 2016

The U.S. is spending less on infrastructure today than it did before the 2008 financial crisis, what that means for global competition; what some Greeks think about the possibility of Great Britain leaving the EU; and what's standing in the way of doctors sharing patient data. 

Marketplace for Friday, June 17, 2016

We close out our series, "The Price of Profits," with a look at what makes a good job and how that's changed as corporations focus on profits; the SEC votes on whether or not to approve the IEX as America's newest stock exchange; and the last five days in five minutes with the Weekly Wrap.