Midmorning ceased broadcast on February 20, 2012 and was replaced by The Daily Circuit.

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Wednesday, January 17, 2007

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • Coaches and compensation
    Salaries for top-paid college coaches are eclipsing the compensation of the schools' own presidents. Midmorning examines the question of whether college sports should be run like a business.9:06 a.m.
    David Berri: Professor of applied economics at Cal State Bakersfield and author of "Wages of Wins."
    Russell Adams: Sports writer for the Wall Street Journal.
    Andrew Zimbalist: Professor of economics at Smith College and an expert on the economics of sports. His new book is "The Bottom Line."
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  • The science of human interaction
    What makes us want to smile when we see others smile, or to feel empathy for someone? The author of a new book says it's because our brains are wired to make social connections.10:06 a.m.
    Daniel Goleman: Psychologist, science writer, and author of the new book "Social Intelligence: The New Science of Human Relationships."

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