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Ford's restructuring

Dec 12, 2005
Newsweek Wall Street editor Allan Sloan talks to host Scott Jagow about whether Ford's proposed restructuring plans are too little, too late.
Posted In: Wall Street
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Entrepreneurship in Cuba

Dec 12, 2005
Author Rosa Lowenger talks to host Lisa Napoli about her new book, "Tropicana Nights," which looks at how one entrepreneur thrived in Cuba despite the centrally planned economy... and how new businesses are coming up.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship
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Fed to cloud crystal ball

Dec 12, 2005
The Federal Reserve Board meets this week, but this time don't expect to hear any predictions about the health of the economy. Amy Scott has more.
Posted In: Economy
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The "Straight Story" with Chris Farrell: Following the Curve

Dec 10, 2005
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." Where can you find hints about our economic future? The stock market? The bond market? The Fed? All of the above? Chris does the math.
Posted In: Economy
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"Day in the Work Life": Manga Artist

Dec 10, 2005
On this week's Day in the Work Life -- our regular look at how folks trade their time for money -- we present an audio sketch of a comic book artist.
Posted In: Jobs
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The "Buzzword": Seat

Dec 10, 2005
Life is hard enough without having to decipher everything. Each week, <em>Marketplace Money</em> brings you a word or a phrase that has bubbled to the top of the news. For instance -- "Seat" You hear it, you see it, but do you really know it?
Posted In: Economy
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Happy Hi-Tech Holidays

Dec 10, 2005
Some of the most popular gift items this season are electronic -- computers, digital cameras, home media centers. But once you rip the wrap off, how do you get it to work? We sent <em>Marketplace’s</em> Jeff Tyler to find out the tricks of tech support.
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David Johnson is cold

Dec 9, 2005
They're not used to nippy temps down in Dallas, and as David Johnson told Kai, it's wreaking havoc and driving up natural gas heating bills... but none of it is enough to fully thaw out the market.
Posted In: Wall Street
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Private space shuttles?

Dec 9, 2005
Once the Space Shuttle program is discontinued in 2010, NASA wants the private sector to take over deliveries of materiel and personnel to the International Space Station. Is the private sector ready? Bill Poorman reports.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship
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The Job Files: Christmas tree farmer

Dec 9, 2005
Meet Christmas tree farmer Dan Goosen.

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