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Marketplace Morning Report

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Get up to speed on the daily news first thing in the morning with Marketplace Morning Report. Hosted by David Brancaccio, Marketplace Morning Report keeps you informed on what you may have missed when you were sleeping, kicking off each weekday with a global business update from the BBC World Service in London. In less than ten minutes, you can start off your day with a recap of the top economic and business headlines with our daily news show and podcast. David Brancaccio brings you key news updates and economic happenings in real time throughout the morning. Catch Marketplace Morning Report live every Monday through Friday to get the latest news on the markets, money, jobs and innovation. David has been in broadcasting for more than three decades, serving as a longtime host for Marketplace and winner of both the DuPont-Columbia Award and George Foster Peabody Award. He and his team on PBS’s NOW won two Emmy Awards in 2008, as well as the 2009 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Television Political Coverage. Marketplace Morning Report daily news podcasts are also available worldwide on platforms included Apple Podcasts, Google, Spotify, Stitcher, RSS Feeds and any place else where you get your podcasts.

Get up to speed on the daily news first thing in the morning with Marketplace Morning Report. Hosted by David Brancaccio, Marketplace Morning Report keeps you informed on what you may have missed when you were sleeping, kicking off each weekday with a global business update from the BBC World Service in London. In less than ten minutes, you can start off your day with a recap of the top economic and business headlines with our daily news show and podcast. David Brancaccio brings you key news updates and economic happenings in real time throughout the morning. Catch Marketplace Morning Report live every Monday through Friday to get the latest news on the markets, money, jobs and innovation. David has been in broadcasting for more than three decades, serving as a longtime host for Marketplace and winner of both the DuPont-Columbia Award and George Foster Peabody Award. He and his team on PBS’s NOW won two Emmy Awards in 2008, as well as the 2009 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Television Political Coverage. Marketplace Morning Report daily news podcasts are also available worldwide on platforms included Apple Podcasts, Google, Spotify, Stitcher, RSS Feeds and any place else where you get your podcasts.

Location:

Los Angeles, CA

Description:

Get up to speed on the daily news first thing in the morning with Marketplace Morning Report. Hosted by David Brancaccio, Marketplace Morning Report keeps you informed on what you may have missed when you were sleeping, kicking off each weekday with a global business update from the BBC World Service in London. In less than ten minutes, you can start off your day with a recap of the top economic and business headlines with our daily news show and podcast. David Brancaccio brings you key news updates and economic happenings in real time throughout the morning. Catch Marketplace Morning Report live every Monday through Friday to get the latest news on the markets, money, jobs and innovation. David has been in broadcasting for more than three decades, serving as a longtime host for Marketplace and winner of both the DuPont-Columbia Award and George Foster Peabody Award. He and his team on PBS’s NOW won two Emmy Awards in 2008, as well as the 2009 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Television Political Coverage. Marketplace Morning Report daily news podcasts are also available worldwide on platforms included Apple Podcasts, Google, Spotify, Stitcher, RSS Feeds and any place else where you get your podcasts.

Language:

English

Contact:

261 South Figueroa Street #200 Los Angeles, CA 90012 (213) 621-3500


Episodes

The strongest quarter for stocks in 20 years

7/1/2020
The second quarter was a blockbuster for stocks, and it looks like investors are separating businesses into the old economy and the new economy. Americans remain banned from traveling to Europe. Can you care for your children while working from home? And, Florida citrus sales are up during the pandemic.

Duration:00:10:19

PPP loans frozen by the calendar

7/1/2020
The deadline has passed for small businesses to submit applications to the Paycheck Protection Program, but an extension is already in the works. Melbourne suburbs go back into lockdown in Australia today. How climate change threatens Canada’s maple syrup.

Duration:00:08:02

“The bounce is losing its bounce”: Still a lot of work ahead for the U.S. economy

6/30/2020
“The bounce is losing its bounce.” A partial economic recovery with reopenings, but a lot of work to be done. Plus, America’s top two economic policymakers on the past and future of special pandemic payments. Also, pressure to create a national policy for wearing masks. And, China’s national security law for Hong Kong.

Duration:00:08:14

Rents due tomorrow, tax returns due in two weeks

6/30/2020
Housing groups say they are bracing for a wave of eviction notices. And the deadline to file your tax return this year is July 15, despite calls for another extension. Plus, what it’s like to work as a contact tracer.

Duration:00:08:33

China passes controversial Hong Kong security law

6/30/2020
From the BBC World Service: China has passed a security law giving it new powers over Hong Kong. Delhi becomes India’s biggest COVID-19 hot spot. Shell warns that it’ll take a charge of up to $22 billion this quarter.

Duration:00:07:35

New pressure for social media moderation

6/29/2020
Unemployment numbers for June come on Thursday — not Friday. The consensus forecast is around 3.5 million jobs added. But the potential for surprise is still there. Plus, the social media advertising boycott goes global. The Boeing 737 Max begins test flights. And, migrant workers’ remittances are expected to drop 20% this year.

Duration:00:07:51

The “new NAFTA” arrives this week

6/29/2020
Global trade may be down, but trade agreements forge ahead. This week, the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement goes into effect. NBC plans to take over broadcasting the U.S. Open golf championship. And, the future of education and online learning.

Duration:00:07:14

Pakistan stock exchange targeted in deadly attack

6/29/2020
From the BBC World Service: There have been fatalities following an attack by gunmen on the Pakistan Stock Exchange building in Karachi. Amazon workers in Germany strike over COVID-19 safety fears. Fears of food insecurity in East Africa grow amid a new wave of desert locusts.

Duration:00:06:48

Personal incomes are down … but consumer spending is up?

6/26/2020
Consumers spending jumped a record 8.2% in May, but “we’re not even close” to back to normal. Airlines executives are going to the White House today to talk COVID-19 concerns. And, Ibiza’s clubs are shut down for the foreseeable future.

Duration:00:07:03

Trump administration asks SCOTUS to throw out the entire ACA

6/26/2020
Half a million Americans have turned to Obamacare during COVID-19. So why does the Trump Administration want the Supreme Court to strike it down? Texas governor pauses reopening the state. And, people are ditching big weddings in favor of elopements.

Duration:00:07:08

Fresh COVID-19 outbreaks force governments to backtrack on reopening

6/26/2020
From the BBC World Service: Almost 2,000 people are under quarantine in Germany after a coronavirus outbreak at a meat factory. Meanwhile, France’s coastal towns are relying on domestic visitors as EU countries discuss reopening borders.

Duration:00:06:43

Bayer’s $10 billion settlement over Roundup

6/25/2020
One of the largest product-liability settlements ever is taking shape. Will the U.S. be able to sustain an improvement in reducing unemployment? The strength of the Nike brand in its support of Black Live Matters. How the pandemic is testing the foster care system.

Duration:00:08:18

A financial portfolio … for everyone

6/25/2020
As we reimagine an economy of the future, economist and “Angrynomics” author Mark Blyth shares ideas for a “citizens’ wealth fund.” And, with COVID-19 cases spiking, reopenings are being reconsidered, including at Disney theme parks.

Duration:00:07:10

Nigeria’s $6 billion solution to the oil price plunge

6/25/2020
From the BBC World Service: Billions are needed to boost the economy of Africa’s largest crude oil producer. Qantas cuts 20% of its workforce. Travel companies struggle as Saudi Arabia bans international pilgrims travelling for hajj.

Duration:00:06:37

A clearer picture on who got PPP loans

6/24/2020
Federal officials have agreed to release information about who got Paycheck Protection loans, but new research suggests those who got the most may have needed aid the least. Plus, a cautious mood among stock investors with COVID-19 spikes. And, the child care industry’s dire need for financial help.

Duration:00:06:54

An obscure indicator can tell us a lot about global commerce

6/24/2020
Economists track what’s called the Baltic Dry Index as a snapshot of what’s coursing through the arteries of the global economy. That number, about ship cargo, is at a seven-month high. Plus, 13 more J.C. Penney stores will close for good. And, surveying millennials about transformational change.

Duration:00:06:57

Pandemic pressure on child labor in Latin America

6/24/2020
From the BBC World Service: Some families facing financial hardship in Latin America are sending children to work. Germany imposes fresh regional lockdowns after a spike in COVID-19 cases. A spotlight on Spain’s migrant fruit pickers.

Duration:00:07:19

U.S.-China trade deal confusion

6/23/2020
Confusion after White House trade adviser Peter Navarro seemed to say the U.S.-China “Phase 1” trade deal was “over.” Trump says it’s “fully intact.” How long will the grocery surge last? How COVID-19 is hitting densely populated Chelsea, Massachusetts.

Duration:00:06:45

New U.S. visa rules lock out foreign workers

6/23/2020
From the BBC World Service: Around 70% of America’s H-1B visas, now temporarily suspended, go to workers from India. Renault and Nissan face a U.K. lawsuit over emissions cheating claims. South Africa announces its first COVID-19 vaccine trial.

Duration:00:07:21

Trump restricts work-based immigration

6/23/2020
Following a White House order, the U.S. will stop issuing new visas for people who want to travel to the country for work. Rethinking police dramas on TV. China launches its final satellite in a system to rival GPS.

Duration:00:06:54