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. 

Schedule:

Monday - Friday 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM on WUSF 89.7

Contact Info:

Contact the Show

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

  • Google's Future Plans Include Hardware, Software, and a lot of Assistant.
    <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">Google is laying out its plans for software updates for the next 12 months, and revealed a new Android phone and a new in-home voice assistant.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/ytAigD8-ru4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Will drivers cash in on Uber stock when the company goes public?
    <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">Some Uber drivers can buy stock in the company&#039;s IPO this week. But do they even want to?</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/CrTo3Gu1-ZM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • What our kitchens say about us
    <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">Granite countertops are out, quartz is in and spending grows.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/Z3C8OYwAaSo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Uber's IPO arrives at a challenging time
    <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">Uber&#039;s Jump bikes are made in China, and they could see a U.S. import tariff hike if trade talks fall through.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/gSzNGNzcY6o" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • As ride-share drivers strike, Uber and Lyft eye a driverless future
    <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 protest against pay and working conditions comes as the companies go public.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/M8bG0caHarQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Identity and economic choice
    <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">How gender identity affects the way we think about the economy.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/SmQvhG9Toy4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • South Africans head to the polls amid frustrations with crime, corruption and immigration
    <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 African National Congress has been the ruling party of post-apartheid South Africa since the election of Nelson Mandela in 1994.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/z6kQKzjESzs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • People in their 20s are injecting face fillers to look like their selfie filters
    <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">Some millennials wish their real-life faces could look more like their Instagram faces. And the cosmetic medical cosmetic industry is taking notice. </div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/zMHv3M4mkKU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • In logistics, employers scramble for workers
    <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">Bureau of Labor Statistics data show nearly 90,000 job openings in warehousing, transportation and utilities in March.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/LdIpJDupAUA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • “Airplane boneyards” are more than places where planes go to die
    <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">Southern California Logistics Airport also provides plane storage, maintenance and technician training.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/E8GH5q1Vvcw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>