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Marketplace®

with Kai Ryssdal

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Public radio's only national series about the global economy and finance takes a broad view of business, covering any story related to money — most of the world's stories are. Hosted by Kai Ryssdal.

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The numbers for September 18, 2014
Scotland, India and Apple: Here's what we're reading Thursday morning.
(09/18/2014)

PODCAST: Strong year for corn, bad year for farmers
The Fed's most recent moves, sunscreen gets an update, and corn has a strong year.
(09/18/2014)

How affordable is the Affordable Care Act?
A new survey suggests many Americans find their ACA coverage affordable.
(09/17/2014)

Child care providers are the glue of many communities
Home childcare providers are vital to many, yet make as little as $22,000 a year.
(09/17/2014)

Your sunscreen is way out of date
The FDA has banned certain chemicals that other countries find perfectly legal.
(09/16/2014)

Quiz: Judging teachers by the test
Parents aren’t wild about linking teacher evaluations to student performance.
(09/17/2014)

In Iowa, big corn crop presents a problem
A record corn crop, paradoxically, means hard times for farmers.
(09/17/2014)

Always-online requirements are ruining mobile gaming
Mobile game makers should learn from the past and make offline play available.
(09/18/2014)

LinkedIn changes policy on banned content in China
Censored content will continue to be blocked inside of China, but not outside.
(09/18/2014)

Can advertisers pressure the NFL?
We look at the power of sponsors as more distance themselves from the NFL.
(09/17/2014)

How will low inflation complicate the Fed’s plans?
Today's CPI numbers came in low despite Yellen's hint that interest rates could be on the upswing.
(09/17/2014)

Rail delays shut down Midwestern power plants
Minnesota utility couldn't get enough coal by rail to keep four plants operating
(09/17/2014)

Yahoo will make a lot of money off the Alibaba IPO
But how will they spend it?
(09/17/2014)

Will the Scottish referendum come down to 'Braveheart' or cool head ?
Opponents of Scottish independence say emotion is getting the better of independence supporters.
(09/15/2014)

Can advertisers pressure the NFL?
We look at the power of sponsors as more distance themselves from the NFL.
(09/17/2014)

Dropping its NFL sponsorship pays off for Radisson
Dropping the league — and the coverage that followed — was a marketing touchdown.
(09/17/2014)

Things have changed since Leonard Maltin started reviewing
He has been in TV and movie reviewing business since the 1960s.
(09/17/2014)

The numbers for September 17, 2014
We're watching the Fed, mobile ad spending and vaccination rates Wednesday.
(09/17/2014)

NFL sponsors chime in on recent scandals
Big-money sponsors react to multiple cases of domestic abuse in the NFL.
(09/17/2014)

PODCAST: Negotiating an independent Scotland
NFL policy, the Yelp law, and Scotland's economic future.
(09/17/2014)

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