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Welcome to Marketplace on Wall Street

Apr 5, 2011
Anyone who listens to Marketplace knows that the world of business is woven into - and in some cases, ensnared within - all of our lives. Credit...
Posted In: Heidi N. Moore
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TARP report card: didn't fix 'Too big to fail'

Mar 16, 2011
The $700-billion government bailout saved the U.S. from a depression, according to a congressional watchdog. But it also had a downside for our economy.
Posted In: Wall Street
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Barclays' Lehman deal backed by New York judge

Feb 23, 2011
A New York judge has thrown out a claim accusing British bank Barclays of unfairly purchasing pieces of failed Wall Street firm Lehman Brothers. Lawyers claimed Barclays hurried the deal to earn billions of dollars in profits. Stephen Beard explains.
Posted In: Banks
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Newly merged stock exchanges search for a new name

Feb 18, 2011
The combined German and New York Stock Exchange must now find a suitable name for the newly merged trading floor. And as Stephen Beard explains, instead of using a brand consultant, the new exchange is going the social media route for suggestions.
Posted In: Mergers and Acquisitions
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NYSE: American icon goes global to survive

Feb 15, 2011
The New York Stock Exchange-Deutsche Borse merger creates a global icon that in many ways leaves stocks and retail investors behind.
Posted In: Wall Street
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About Economy 4.0

Oct 19, 2010
David Brancaccio specializes in telling stories important to our economy and our democracy through the eyes of the real people who live in the...
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About Economy 4.0

Oct 19, 2010
David Brancaccio specializes in telling stories important to our economy and our democracy through the eyes of the real people who live in the...
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About Chinopoly

Oct 19, 2010
From American Public Media's Marketplace China Bureau in downtown Shanghai, a blog devoted to listeners who want to keep tabs on the hottest...
Posted In: China, chinopoly, rob schmitz

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From American Public Media's Marketplace, a blog devoted to listeners and readers who want to understand and talk about Wall Street. This blog supplements our stream of Wall Street coverage with a Marketplace perspective by New York bureau chief Heidi N. Moore.

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Attack of the shrimp (prices)

This issue has been going on for some time, actually. Anyone in the restaurant business feels this pain. More than a year ago the price for our...

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Attack of the shrimp (prices)

 If you’re a shrimp lover you may be wondering why you’re paying more for your favorite shrimp cocktail or Pad Thai. It’s actually a bacterial...

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Real estate flippers are back!

I'm glad to see others have commented about the thoughtless reference to a pit bull. The Maryland legislature recently passed and Governor O...

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When the coal layoffs trickle down

My great grandfather started in the coal mines of Southwestern Virginia in 1936 during a time when logging companies such as W.M. Ritter were...