Features by Megan Larson

ReMarket Podcast: The stuff that surprises

This week's podcast offers some highlights courtesy of Warren Sapp, Charlie Trotter and, yes, Brad Pitt.
Posted In: remarket podcast

Preview: 15 minutes with Timothy Geithner

Kai Ryssdal sits down with the Treasury Secretary to talk about the U.S. and European economies, and why his signature looks so different
Posted In: Timothy Geithner

Timothy Geithner's signature not fit for print

The Treasury Secretary had to upgrade his autograph to appear on U.S. currency, he revealed in an interview with Marketplace host Kai Ryssdal
Posted In: currency, treasury secretary, signature

Marketplace interviews President Obama. What would you ask?

Marketplace host Kai Ryssdal is traveling to Boulder City, Nevada, today to interview President Barack Obama at the Copper Mountain solar plant during the president's two-day energy tour. Send us your questions and find out how to listen.
Posted In: President Obama, energy policy, solar

Marketplace Goes Shopping: A Special Report

Kai and crew broadcast live from the Citadel Outlets in sunny Commerce, Calif., to find out how shoppers are spending and how retailers are selling during this most-important holiday shopping season.
Posted In: shopping, Retail, shopping mall

9/11: Our producer remembers...

Marketplace producer Megan Larson lived and worked in Manhattan during 9/11. Her husband worked across from the World Trade Center and shared his story with her.
Posted In: New York

Best-Ever Super Bowl Ads: Budweiser 'Wassup'

The first Super Bowl commercial I remember actually making me laugh. Watch more memorable Super Bowl ad picked by the Marketplace staff, and sha...
Posted In: advertising, Budweiser, business of sports, football, Super Bowl

So My Cell Phone's Not a Killer?

Do you remember the post we ran in May about how cell phones are likely responsible for mass honey bee death? Well, our phones have been pardoned....
Posted In: bees, colony collapse

The U.S., China and the yuan

For years now, the U.S. has been pushing China to let its currency float. Back in 2007, when I was in graduate school working for Voice of America...
Posted In: China, currency, U.S.
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