Jeff Tyler is a reporter for Marketplace’s Los Angeles bureau and reports on issues related to immigration and Latin America. Tyler began his career at Marketplace producing and editing stories and in 2000 his desire to report allowed him to move to the other side of the microphone becoming a foreign correspondent for the program. Tyler admits that working for Marketplace has given him a crash course in world economics. His work has taken him from Argentina and Brazil to Indonesia and Pakistan. A California native, Tyler is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley. After college, he worked for a travel guide company, writing a guide for Honduras and editing a travel guide for Mexico.
Posted In: Detroit, bankruptcy, San Bernardino
Today, a US district court considers Detroit's request for bankruptcy protection.
Posted In: Goldman Sachs, Wall Street
A trading error on Goldman Sach's options desk shows mistakes still happen, despite all the computers.
Posted In: Immigration, immigration reform
Activists on both sides of the immigration debate use the Congressional recess to pressure lawmakers.