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Markets react to North Korea nuke tests

Jocelyn Ford | Oct 9, 2006
North Korea says it has conducted its first ever nuclear test, in defiance of international opinion. Asian markets fell on the news, but the reaction could be short-lived, Jocelyn Ford reports.
Posted In: Canada

And the Nobel goes to . . .

Steve Tripoli | Oct 9, 2006
The 2006 winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics was announced today. Edmund Phelps of Columbia University is $1.4 million richer for adding to what we know about jobs and inflation. Scott Tong reports.
Posted In: Science

MySpace showing its age

Janet Babin | Oct 9, 2006
The online social networking market is heating up. A new study finds that the sector is maturing and quickly separating into niches. Janet Babin reports.
Posted In: Science

Annan passing the baton

Rachel Dornhelm | Oct 9, 2006
On Monday, the United Nations Security Council will nominate the body's new secretary general. Rachel Dornhelm looks at the fiscal responsibilities awaiting Kofi Annan's replacement.
Posted In: Canada

Renewable energy summit targets Latin America

Dan Grech | Oct 9, 2006
Finland is holding the latest in its series of renewable energy conferences aimed at developing partnerships to develop large-scale renewable energy plans. This time it's Latin America. Dan Grech reports.
Posted In: Canada

Leadership changes ahead for Airbus?

Eleanor Beardsley | Oct 9, 2006
EADS today denied reports in the German press that it has agreed to accept the resignation of the Airbus chief executive Christian Streiff. Eleanor Beardsley reports.
Posted In: Canada

Hitting housing's ceiling

| Oct 6, 2006
What you need to know today about your housing payments to come.
Posted In: Housing

Straight Story: Public pensions pickle

Chris Farrell | Oct 6, 2006
It's time once again for economics editor Chris Farrell to help you sort out what's smart, what's stupid and what's the Straight Story. This week, public workers face a pension shortfall. Chris says all retirement systems need more transparency.

Day in the Work Life: Record keeper

| Oct 6, 2006
On this week's A Day in the Work Life, our look at how folks trade their time for money, we preserve the past with a corporate archivist.

Buzzword: NLRB

| Oct 6, 2006
Life is hard enough without having to decipher everything. Each week, Marketplace Money brings you a word or a phrase that has bubbled to the top of the news. For instance: NLRB. You hear it, you see it, but do you really know it?

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