Kate Davidson is a regular contributor to Marketplace.
Features by Kate Davidson
Posted In: nuclear power, energy
The economics of nuclear power are a tough sell.
Posted In: head start, budget
Part of the President's budget proposal focuses on an initiative expanding early childhood development programs.
Posted In: taser, police, guns, technology
Taser is diversifying into police equipment, including wearable cameras.
Posted In: car manufacturing
President Obama announces two innovation institutes.
Posted In: salt, roads
This season's harsh winter has meant shortages of the salt used to clear roads.
Posted In: weather, seasonal impacts, Unemployment, benefits, Jobs
Can bad weather be blamed for bad news?
Posted In: student loan debt, housing market
The percentage of homes sold to new homeowners slipped. One reason: student loans.
Posted In: Education, debit cards
Colleges can include surprising fees on prepaid and debit cards.
Posted In: homecare, eldercare, low-wage work
The pay is low, the work can be hard.
Posted In: post office, payday loans, lending
Providing basic financial services could bolster the post office's income