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Marketplace®

with Kai Ryssdal

About the Program

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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PODCAST: Combating algae blooms
An assessment of economic growth, combating algae blooms, and tobacco funding dries up.
(05/28/2015)

Predicting algae levels on Lake Erie
Scientists are developing methods to avoid another water crisis.
(05/27/2015)

The long arms of the right to be forgotten
Technological and political borders conflict.
(05/27/2015)

How tobacco tax revenues affect free preschool
The tale starts at tobacco shops like Drive Thru Cigarettes in Duarte, California.
(05/27/2015)

The risks and rewards of selling dinner reservations
Apps make it easy for restaurants and patrons to charge for a last-minute table.
(05/27/2015)

Justice department moves on FIFA corruption
So far 14 have been indicted, but not longtime FIFA President Sepp Blatter.
(05/27/2015)

After purchase, Re/code gets Vox's secret weapon
The media company's Chorus publishing system was made for the digital age.
(05/27/2015)

Mixed feelings for landfill run deep in Tennessee
Residents protest the dump that generates millions in revenue for poor rural area.
(05/27/2015)

Cleveland looks to firms to help fund police reform
The city's deal with the DOJ includes costly trainings and computer equipment.
(05/27/2015)

Taco Bell to go au naturale
The fast-food chain says it will be removing artificial flavoring and colors from its menu items.
(05/27/2015)

Football, brought to you by Goldman Sachs
The company has secured money for 30 stadiums over the years.
(05/27/2015)

Giving every kid a computer and a connection
How technology can transform a school and its students.
(05/27/2015)

FIFA officials charged with corruption
Several officials were arrested early Wednesday morning in Switzerland.
(05/27/2015)

PODCAST: Hacking at the IRS
FIFA arrests, the IRS gets hacked, and technology heads to the airport.
(05/27/2015)

In Texas floods, homeowners count the cost
Insurance will cover some people. Others couldn't afford the premiums.
(05/26/2015)

The financial backdrop to Postal Service union talks
It's bleak.
(05/26/2015)

Now boarding: better technology at the airport
Future technology could eliminate airport lines.
(05/18/2015)

The Snapchat takeover
Here are the numbers we're reading and watching for Wednesday.
(05/27/2015)

Texas floods have business owners singing the blues
One business owner shares her story.
(05/26/2015)

Chrome extension turns word 'millennials' into 'snake people'
You can now save your eyes from the dreaded term "millennials."
(05/26/2015)

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