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

  • North Carolina's 'bathroom law' is headed for repeal
    <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 law was projected to cost the state more than $3.76 billion over dozen years.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/MJnUcTqrdf4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Half of college graduates are earning less than they did in 2000
    <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">Meanwhile, the top percentile of wage earners are seeing the fastest wage growth.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/31ptJ-Shniw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Acosta expected to be confirmed today as labor secretary
    <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/xKXC_ET3H3c" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • 03/30/17: What should Trump's pick for Labor Secretary expect in the role?
    <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">Turns out that GDP growth in the U.S. for the fourth quarter was higher than initially reported. Diane Swonk, CEO of DS Economics, joins us to discuss whether this is a good sign for the upcoming year. Afterwards, we&#039;ll look at the different issues that Trump&#039;s pick for Labor secretary, Alexander Acosta, will have to tackle if he gets the position. And finally, we&#039;ll discuss how ride-sharing companies plan to court an older customer base.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/ML0kn941BSg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Red state Kansas considers expanding Medicaid. Will others follow?
    <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/zj95l3L4CCc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Congressional Budget Office weighs in on the next 30 years
    <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/sjd8yhcFPj8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • SpaceX to make historic re-usable rocket launch
    <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/jv3g5dAghkY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Your online privacy may soon come with a price tag
    <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">VPN providers are eyeing ways to make you feel more secure, for a fee.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/ZzGk7hjOf7M" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • The older generation wants to know more about smartphones
    <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">Predictive text, Wi-Fi and selfies were all on the lesson plan at a seminar in NYC.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/OD-5tN2qe28" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Westinghouse bankruptcy raises questions about nuclear power's place
    <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/CVei_fl5zbo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>

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