Mid-day Update - Most Commented


PODCAST: The dual mandate

Mar 19, 2014
The Fed grapples with balancing interest rates and a shrinking unemployment rate.
Posted In: Janet Yellen

PODCAST: Stress tests and more political ads

Mar 18, 2014
Just what we need, right?

PODCAST: Markets look past Ukraine

Mar 17, 2014
New Cold War? What new Cold War?
Posted In: ukraine, Crimea

PODCAST: Is BP back?

Mar 14, 2014
Beginning next week, BP will be allowed to bid on leases to drill for oil on government land.
Posted In: BP

PODCAST: Shop 'til you freeze

Mar 13, 2014
Despite the cold weather, American consumers still went to the stores.
Posted In: retail sales

PODCAST: Overtime, overworked?

Mar 12, 2014
The White House wants to make more Americans eligible for overtime pay.
Posted In: overtime

PODCAST: Nuclear economics, post-Fukushima

Mar 11, 2014
It’s been three years since the Fukushima disaster prompted Japan to try weaning itself from nuclear power.

PODCAST: Seen at South By

Mar 10, 2014
SXSW Interactive is in full swing in Austin, Texas.
Posted In: sxsw, Chinese New Year

PODCAST: February jobs report

Mar 7, 2014
A look at supermarket mergers. And some employers are shifting how they contribute to 401(k) plans.
Posted In: Unemployment, grocery stores, retirement plans

PODCAST: Dell CEO Michael Dell

Mar 6, 2014
Dell CEO Michael Dell tells Marketplace his plans to meet future demand. And getting ready for the next unemployment report.
Posted In: Dell, Unemployment, sxsw



About this collection

The Mid-Day Update is a five-day-a-week podcast from the Marketplace Morning Report hosted by David Brancaccio that wraps up the morning news in a fun little package. Listen here every day at 10 a.m. PT or download it to your iPod by subscribing to the Morning Report Podcast.