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.
Economy's fine, raise coming soonish; the latest on cable consolidation; and change is on the shelves at La Tropicana grocery store.
Knock, knock. Who's there? Inflation. Inflation who? Aren't you glad I didn't say interest rates again? Seriously, folks, we're looking at the good ride borrowers have had; the wages-poverty relationship; and the economics of live political debates.
Self-driving cars; tax policy; and the Fed's big decision.
How, exactly, the Federal Reserve raises rates; the volatility of working in the oil industry; and the humanitarian crisis in Europe.
The lumpy process of budgeting; betting on crude oil; and another round of "What is Janet Yellen thinking?"
The Justice Department gets tougher on white-collar crime; raising the refugee limit for Syrians; and changes afoot on the NFL field and New York Fashion Week's runways.