Mid-day Update - Most Recent


PODCAST: Making money off Instagram

Jul 11, 2014
Interest rates. How brands hook up with social media personalities.

PODCAST: B-list social media stars

Jul 10, 2014
The Fed's minutes, the VA's online filing system, and B-list social media stars.

PODCAST: Keep on truckin'

Jul 9, 2014
The economic effects of Brazil's loss, Uber's discounts, and energy efficient trucks.

PODCAST: Summer camp for techies

Jul 8, 2014
Walmart versus the small business, cord-cutting slows down, and coding summer camps

PODCAST: Walmart and women

Jul 7, 2014
Transportation funding runs out of gas, women-owned businesses at Walmart, and a phone app as art.

PODCAST: European banks leery of Bitcoin

Jul 4, 2014
Bitcoin in the EU. Gas prices and mass transit. And, food waste in India.

PODCAST: Jobs are up for June

Jul 3, 2014
The jobs report for June, the older generation of unemployed workers, and President Obama on Marketplace.

PODCAST: Companies get healthy

Jul 2, 2014
Alleged gender discrimination at Goldman Sachs, a bitcoin auction, and companies trying to be healthier.

PODCAST: Shrinking office space

Jul 1, 2014
A look at the S&P 500, shrinking office space, and the "share" in sharing.

PODCAST: The house doesn't win

Jun 30, 2014
Robert McDonald's P&G past, trouble in Atlantic City, and financial planners for political giving.


About this collection

Attitude Check is a regular segement from Marketplace and Gallup Editor in Chief Frank M. Newport public opinion of the economy on issues from income to politics to consumer confidence with data, insight, and expert commentary.