Selling government oil Some experts recommend state ownership as a solution to soaring gas prices. Midmorning examines what role the government can and should have in regulating the oil business.9:06 a.m.
Kevin Hassett: director of economic policy studies at the American Enterprise Institute. He is also a weekly columnist for Bloomberg.
Daniel Weiss: senior fellow and director of climate strategy at Center for American Progress.
The customer is always right As customers become increasingly disappointed with services, some businesses are feeling the pinch on their profits. Midmorning examines the importance of customer service.10:06 a.m.
Kim McKeage: Professor of Marketing at Maine Business School at the University of Maine.
David Van Amburg: managing director of the American Customer Satisfaction Index at the University of Michigan Business School.