Marketplace

Marketplace illuminates the ways national and international business and finance relate to listeners daily lives. The program includes up-to-the-minute financial information and business analysis. Kai Ryssdal hosts. 
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Monday - Friday 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM on WUSF 89.7

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Host:
Kai Ryssdal

Kai Ryssdal is the host and senior editor of Marketplace, the most widely heard program on business and the economy – radio or television, commercial or public broadcasting – in the country.

Since joining the flagship Marketplace broadcast in 2005, Kai has hosted the program from China, the Middle East, and dozens of cities – big and small – across the United States.  Kai speaks regularly with CEO’s of Fortune 500 companies, start-up entrepreneurs, small business owners, and everyday participants in the American and global economies.  He’s interviewed the leader of the free world twice – once in the Oval Office and once on a folding chair in the middle of the... Read More...

From Marketplace

  • Weekly Wrap: What Trump's tax plan tells us
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  • A look at why first-quarter GDP is often lackluster
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  • Why oil companies might prefer West Texas over new offshore oil sites
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  • Workers who provide services to veterans and their families just took a pay cut
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">Government contract employees are on the losing end of a new federal contract.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/rt7DzRki1YM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Tech giants elbow in on Amazon’s cloud computing profits
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  • At a bait shop in Erie, Pennsylvania, faith in government is waning
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">“It’s every man for himself.” </div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/x-l3BNoSPo0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Austin, Texas, already faces costs for its 'sanctuary city' practices
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">Local police say they won&#039;t make arrests based on legal status, but there&#039;s state and federal pressure to change that.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/jzFcywiq_TU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • We asked what was stressing you out about the economy. You had a lot to say.
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">A mother and son sit down to discuss their financial anxieties. </div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/atS6AQR_1y4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Can you guess the art that led to $7.4 million worth of free advertising?
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">Yup, it&#039;s the &quot;Fearless Girl&quot; statue.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/xhWXZgTptoc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • 04/28/2017: Parts of South LA still bear scars from the '92 riots
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">First-quarter economic growth numbers are out this morning, indicating that GDP underwent the slowest pace of growth in three years. We&#039;ll explore what the data points reveal about consumer and business activity. Next, we&#039;ll look at the local South LA economy 25 years after the infamous LA riots, which followed the acquittal of several white police officers who were caught on video beating the unarmed black motorist Rodney King. Today, some residents are enjoying a housing boom, but for many, economic conditions haven&#039;t improved since 1992.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/_SiQUCoNfY8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>

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