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Public-private partnerships

| Sep 8, 2005
Ken Topping was the director of city planning in Los Angeles. He tells host Kai Ryssdal that when it comes to how New Orleans ought to be rebuilt, there needs to be a mix of public and private financing.

Oysters in New Orleans

| Sep 8, 2005
Chances were if you got hungry in New Orleans you'd wind up eating oysters. You could put 'em in a po'boy, or have 'em on the half shell. Sam Eaton travels to New Orleans with a man who made oysters his business.
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Delta makes a move

| Sep 8, 2005
Yesterday Delta shed some domestic flights and announced it would be selling a few planes. Where exactly is the airline going? Scott Tong reports.

Airfares continuing up?

| Sep 8, 2005
Airline fares shot up again last week after Hurricane Katrina caused a sharp uptick in the price of jet fuel. Marketplace's Rudy Maxa says this is just the beginning.

Refugees to get some plastic

| Sep 8, 2005
The government has announced that it will provide $2,000 debit cards to victims of Hurricane Katrina. Is helping that simple? Here's Marketplace's Stacey-Vanek Smith.

Does Katrina signal a career change?

| Sep 8, 2005
As New Orleans begins its long rebuilding process, small business owners weigh their options. Sam Eaton reports from New Orleans.

Chris Farrell on the impact of Katrina

| Sep 8, 2005
Energy prices and inflation are two of the big concerns. Finance expert Chris Farrell says one major signpost will be whether the Federal Reserve raises interest rates later this month. he talks to host Scott Jagow.

What now for New Orleans' musicians?

| Sep 8, 2005
Jazz legend Louis Armstrong was born in New Orleans in 1901, and the city's been a center for American music ever since. What's next for musicians who call it home? Rachel Dornhelm reports.

Sports, post-Katrina

| Sep 8, 2005
Talking about sports after a natural disaster may seem insensitive, or just beside the point. But business of sports commentator David Carter says that's not at all true post-Katrina.

Whither FEMA

| Sep 7, 2005
Congress is debating the lessons to be learned from Hurricane Katrina. As much as anything else, it's a big management problem. Marketplace's John Dimsdale reports from Washington.

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