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We said, he said, she said

| Jul 19, 2005
A dispatch from Rome, plus letters from listeners in Las Vegas, Nevada and Princeton, New Jersey. Write to us by sending an e-mail to <a href="mailto:letters@marketplace.org">letters at marketplace.org</a>.<P><P>

The nuclear option

| Jul 19, 2005
India's prime minister and President Bush announced that American firms will share civilian technology to help India build nuclear power plants. Commentator Vijay Vaitheeswaran, who covers energy for The Economist, wonders why this old idea is gaining new currency.

A historic lab evolves

| Jul 19, 2005
It's been sixty years since the world's first nuclear bomb was detonated at the Los Alamos National Laboratory. Two teams submitted their bids to the Department of Energy today with hopes of privatizing the lab. Bill Blackwell reports on what the scientists think ogf he transition.

Investing in housing

| Jul 19, 2005
Speculators are getting into the housing game. And some builders are trying to control who's buying into their communities, inserting anti-investor clauses into their contracts. From Phoenix, Mark Brodie reports in the 7:50am newscast.

The green world of Wal-Mart

| Jul 19, 2005
Wal-Mart is set to open its first environmentally-friendly store in McKinney, Texas. In the 6:50am newscast, Bill Zeeble asks if Wal-Mart is set to dominate the world of environmental design.

Reaching a new customer

| Jul 19, 2005
Commentator Adrian Wooldridge, Washington correspondent for The Economist, takes the business practice of acuiring new customers and applies them to politics. Which party proves to have learned their business lessons?

Making the EPA look good

| Jul 18, 2005
The Environmental Protection Agency is looking to hone what it calls its "corporate image." Does it make sense for a government agency to spend millions on PR? Marketplace's Scott Tong reports.

The view from India

| Jul 18, 2005
Saying he'd like to strengthen economic and political ties with India, George Bush welcomed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to the White House today. Back in India, the future is looking pretty bright. Miranda Kennedy reports.
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Movin' on up &mdash; or not

| Jul 18, 2005
Getting to that deluxe apartment in the sky might be harder than you think. Host David Brown talks with John Parker of the <em>Economist</em> about a survey that appears in this week's edition of the magazine.

Sandra Tsing Loh is very comfortable, thank you

| Jul 18, 2005
There's no place like home for humorist Sandra Tsing Loh. The living room, specifically. More to the point, in her living room, it's the comfy chair.

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