Prior to working as a staff reporter at Marketplace David freelanced for Marketplace from New Orleans and St. Louis. Prior to that he worked odd jobs in Seattle, Alaska, Mexico and New York. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and dog.
Posted In: gas prices, Oil, international energy agency, global economy
What does weak demand for oil say about the overall economy?
Posted In: Nobel Prize, regulation
In short, Tirole showed the complexities of negotiating with regulators.
Posted In: big oil, Saudi Arabia, texas
Fracking for oil is expensive, so at some point falling prices will make some wells unprofitable.
Posted In: Twin Peaks, Showtime
David Lynch broke ground for today's best — and darkest — series decades ago.
Posted In: air travel, carbon emissions, Boeing
Growth in air travel will also mean an increase in global carbon emissions.
Posted In: stickers, wealth, cars, summer vacation
Decals originally to mark country-of-origin came to state resort-of-choice
Posted In: marijuana, Washington, Colorado State
As of today, both states offer retail marijuana sales. But how do they differ?
Posted In: Lionsgate, film industry, musician
Professional musicians in the Los Angeles aren't happy.
Posted In: crude oil, OPEC
Ultralight oil made by fracking is seeping through cracks in the U.S. ban on oil exports.
Posted In: Congress
Politicians talk about wealth in varying ways: Did you work hard, or was it luck?