David Brancaccio is the host of American Public Media’s Marketplace Morning Report. Marketplace is the most popular business program in the United States.  His reporting has focused on the future of the economy,  financial and labor markets, technology, the environment and social enterprises. 

 In the early 1990s, Brancaccio was Marketplace's European correspondent based in

London, and hosted Marketplace’s evening program from 1993 to 2003.  He co-anchored the PBS television news magazine program NOW with journalist Bill Moyers from 2003 to 2005, before taking over as the program's solo anchor in 2005. His feature-length documentary film, Fixing the Future, appeared in theaters nationwide in 2012.  Among his awards for broadcast journalism are the Peabody, the DuPont-Columbia, the Cronkite, and the Emmy.

Brancaccio has a bachelor's degree from Wesleyan University and a master's degree in journalism from Stanford University.  He has appeared on CBS, CNBC, MSNBC, and BBC World Service Television; his newspaper work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the Baltimore Sun, and Britain's The Guardian.  David is author of the book “Squandering Aimlessly,” an exploration of how Americans apply their personal values to their money. He is married to Mary Brancaccio, a poet and educator.  He grew up in Waterville, Maine and also attended schools in Madagascar, Ghana, and Italy. His enjoys public speaking, bicycling and photography.

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Features by David Brancaccio

PODCAST: ACA reins in executive pay

A look at market psychology, reining in Executives' pay, and the disappearance of lesbian bars.
Uber

PODCAST: Sharing is caring, but not insured

Burger King takes over, Pfizer's inversion, and insuring the "sharing economy."

PODCAST: Nadella's vision for Microsoft

Hacking into Sony, a new Windows, and Fukushima exports rice.

The Tale of the City Service Station

Sick and tired of high gas prices, a town in Kentucky opened its own gas station.

PODCAST: Wyoming, the financial center of the universe

Plus, neutral Switzerland stays out of Russian sanctions.

PODCAST: Bank of America settles for $16.65 billion

Plus: predicting a rise in interest rates and Ebola's effect on Africa's economy.
Posted In: Bank of America, Ebola, poverty, Federal Reserve

PODCAST: Macy's settles profiling charge

Plus: pubs are disappearing and amid international crises stocks are rising.

PODCAST: Orange Juice down

Sales for orange juice and textbooks are down, and the complications of putting cameras on the police.

PODCAST: Freeing franchises from their companies

The Fed heads to Wyoming, California liberates franchises, and the $2 billion Clippers deal.

Getting my Fortune read

How an article from 1948 on business and ethics is timely, and somehow prescient.

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