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, April 7, 2016

Goodwill adds a new online shopping feature; why the Ugg boot refused to die; and as healthcare costs increase, more doctors are talking to their patients about money

Marketplace for Wednesday, April 6, 2016

PayPal decided not to build a new office in North Carolina in protest to the new law that is viewed as discriminatory to the LGBTQ community; why the inversion betwen pharmaceutical companies Allergan and Pfizer is off the table; and Nest says they'll scrap smart home gadgets

Marketplace for Tuesday, April 5, 2016

A history of Venezuela's miserable petrostate economy; the Treasury Department expresses concerns over corporate inversions; and how companies don't have to leave the United States to find a tax haven

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