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

  • One leather goods maker on tariffs: "It's not a war, it's just business"
    <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">Michael Korchmar, who runs the Leather Specialty Co. in Florida, supports duties on Chinese imports.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/tH596HgX1T4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Kickbacks or a helpful service? Here's why pharma is under fire
    <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/ANT3abOhHWU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Electric scooter riders zoom along on shifting regulations
    <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">The personal vehicles are gaining ground as riders navigate a patchwork of differing rules.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/Uo5YJGocrGo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • How ticket prices affect scalping
    <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 brief history of the ticketing — and scalping — industry. </div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/wzh2NaVcpj8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Here’s why the market is looking past the trade war
    <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/yYPmnlVazIM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • What else can Big Data do? Pick stocks.
    <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">Credit card swipes, satellite data, media subscriptions ... all kinds of information fuels data-driven investing. </div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/oytJpp3g1TY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • The rise in "interactive insurance" could make you healthier — and more scrutinized
    <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">John Hancock is the latest insurer to offer policies with discounted premiums if policyholders agree to be monitored. </div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/a45A3sO-cYk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Airlines just raised checked bag fees again, but, um, is it really to pay for fuel?
    <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">The fees keep going up, and so does revenue.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/4FO2-IGAfwU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Lumber trade dispute and tariffs boost U.S. wood products
    <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">Prices for U.S. softwood lumber have jumped since tariffs against Canadian lumber took effect last year.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/0yrWsui6FQo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Trump wants OPEC to keep oil prices down
    <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">Getting prices down could be complicated. Supply from Iran is already at two-year lows, and new U.S. sanctions on the country are set to go into effect in November.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/4XUY9TBLO9U" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>