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Marketplace focuses on the latest business news both nationally and internationally, the global economy, and wider events linked to the financial markets. As the only national daily business news program originating from the West Coast, Marketplace  is noted for its timely, relevant and accessible coverage of business, economics and personal finance.   For information on a recent story or program, or to search the Marketplace archives, click this.

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What's New?
10:19 pm
Sat April 7, 2012

Marketplace: Rob Schmitz Gains Exclusive Access to Foxconn Factory

On the heels of his report about Mike Daisey's largely fabricated This American Life story, our China correspondent, Rob Schmitz is back with a new exclusive. Rob recently gained access to the Foxconn factory floor in Shenzhen, China, making him the first public media reporter (and only the second journalist) Apple has ever allowed into its Chinese supplier.

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What's New?
10:40 am
Wed March 21, 2012

Kai Ryssdal Interviews President Obama Tonight on Marketplace

It's not every day we have an opportunity for a one-on-one interview with the sitting President of the United States. Tonight, March 21, Kai Ryssdal is scheduled to interview President Obama on Marketplace, at 7 pm on Public Radio 89.5-1. Kai will chat with President Obama at the Copper Mountain Solar facility in Boulder Hills, Nevada.

1:27 pm
Mon February 27, 2012

Marketplace's new Wealth & Poverty Desk

Marketplace officially launches a groundbreaking new national desk dedicated to one of the most critical socio-economic issues of our time. The Wealth & Poverty Desk's five-person editorial team, led by Senior Editor Celeste Wesson, will explore the concentration of wealth in the U.S. and its causes and consequences for the economy and society.

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