Business analyst Mark Lacter joins KPCC once a week for an in-depth look at economic issues in Southern California.
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Business Update with Mark Lacter

The Chandler family -- billionaire former owners of The Los Angeles Times and now major Tribune investors -- want the company to sell the paper, and several big names sound interested. Real estate giant Douglas Emmett, based in Santa Monica, may be planning an IPO. There may be a glimmer of hope from Capitol Hill for Boeing -- and its 6,500 workers in Long Beach who build the C-17 cargo plane.