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.


Features by David Brancaccio

PODCAST: Making money off Instagram

Interest rates. How brands hook up with social media personalities.

The dangers of temp work

Why temp workers could be at greater risk for injury.
Posted In: temp work, temp

PODCAST: B-list social media stars

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

Federal prosecutors end 81 conviction win streak

The not guilty verdict may mean insider trading convictions will be harder to get.
Posted In: insider trading

PODCAST: Keep on truckin'

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

PODCAST: Summer camp for techies

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

PODCAST: Walmart and women

Transportation funding runs out of gas, women-owned businesses at Walmart, and a phone app as art.
Bank of America branch in Chicago

Allan Sloan is angry about the flight of corporations

When Bank of America moved to North Carolina, people said it's business. But is it?
Posted In: tax haven, Bank of America

PODCAST: European banks leery of Bitcoin

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

Finding a job isn't just a young person's problem

Workers over 55 are finding difficulty returning to the work force.
Posted In: Jobs, jobs report


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