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

  • Pew study finds widest income gap among Asians, in research on U.S. ethnic groups
    <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">U.S. Asians have a ton of income inequality. It&#039;s growing, says Pew</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/HOW-VhLSLsw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Trump's stirs controversy during U.K. visit
    <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">President Donald Trump has stirred up a hornet&#039;s nest in the U.K. with his blunt comments about Brexit.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/HXYz3KxP46E" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Generic Viagra floods the market. Here’s how Pfizer is reacting
    <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">Pfizer hopes to run with its “little blue pill” as long as it can. That includes the time-honored strategy of launching its own generic.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/aBlZ51ltMLw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • What Big Macs can tell us about currencies around the world
    <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">Based on the price of a Big Mac in America, the U.S. dollar looks overvalued relative to almost every currency.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/mBurlJ2-h2U" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Trump, on U.K. visit, blasts May's Brexit plan
    <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/yqQDg51oL6I" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Twitter is in a big game of "bot or not"
    <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 proportion of fake users, or bots, on Twitter may be higher than previously thought.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/HYKTEzqF5MU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Fed Chair Jay Powell: We’re “independent of political considerations”
    <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">In a 30 minute conversation, Chairman Powell discusses tariffs, political pressure on the Fed and wage stagnation.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/QThGB7xHgUg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • How the Fed has changed
    <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 look at how five Fed chairs shifted the culture of the central bank.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/4lgR0_eS6Yg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • A recent Costa Rica health program offers publicly-funded hormone therapy for transgender people
    <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/FNpJEcrMAJM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Yes, lots of people are still playing "Pokemon Go"
    <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 popular mobile phone game is making a comeback.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/jVqKqGAWeKg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>

 

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