Dan is a sustainability reporter for Marketplace. He has produced multimedia and radio features for WBEZ, NPR, BBC World Service and other public-media outlets.
Features by Dan Weissmann
Posted In: Housing, financial crisis, mortgage crisis
Banks take too long to complete foreclosures, leaving houses vacant and vulnerable
Posted In: foreclosures, Chicago, foreclosed homes, housing market
Properties in nice areas are still up for grabs 7 years after the mortgage crisis.
Posted In: shopping, consumer behavior, consumers, department stores
The street-side retailers lost their cultural dominance; now they're losing sales.
Posted In: Chicago, public schools, graduation rates
It's a billion dollars short, and the district's debt is piling up.
Posted In: Lake Erie, algae, Environmental Protection Agency, Agriculture
Put it on a diet, scientists say.
Posted In: The Daily Show, Jon Stewart, publishing
Who will interview writers — and boost sales — when he leaves "The Daily Show"?
Posted In: CVS, shares, corporate strategy
The company bought a pharmacy supplier and took over drugs for Target.
Posted In: auto industry, auto sales, car manufacturing
Consumers end up back in the market two or three years later.
Posted In: Housing, homeowners, underwater
In some cities, lots of homeowners remain underwater.
Posted In: Legal education, federal student loans, Law, loan student debt
Tuition and debt keep rising. Grads from non-elite schools face a weak market.