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

08-04-15 - Marketplace - Natural gas in a low-carbon world

If you're a government enterprise, what's the surest way to get Congress to leave you alone? Make lots and lots of money. Plus, in environmental news, there's one loser in the Obama Administration’s rules for limiting carbon-dioxide emissions: natural gas. 

 

08-03-15 - Marketplace - A new way of bundling

The word of the day today? De-carbonization. Look it up if you don't believe us. And, AT&T and DirecTV's recently announced TV and mobile phone service bundle could change the way cable companies do business. 

07-29-15 - Marketplace - Drone Highway

Airing on Wednesday, July 29, 2015: Amazon has stepped up its push to get its delivery drones in the air. The idea is to create a drone highway from 200 to 400 feet above the earth. So what will that look like?  We explore. Plus, Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal talks to Wesley Morris of Grantland about the bankability of Tom Cruise, ahead of the release of Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation.