Stan Alcorn is a reporter based in New York City. In addition to his work for Marketplace, he has reported for Fast Company, WNYC and NPR.
Features by Stan Alcorn
Posted In: crude oil, futures, commodites, traders
When low prices and high supplies converge, you get a super-rare situation.
Posted In: Google, mobile, wireless, Internet
The Internet giant is a new entrant in an already crowded marketplace.
Posted In: Walmart, shareholders, minimum wage, pay
Higher wages means rising costs. How will shareholders react to this new paradigm?
Posted In: malware, spying, nsa
Security experts say the scope of the hack suggests a state actor.
Posted In: IMF, ukraine, austerity
A $17.5 billion IMF package for Ukraine comes with challenging conditions.
Posted In: turbotax, Anthem, identity theft
A flood of phony TurboTax filings is raising concerns of identity theft tax fraud.
Posted In: Angela Merkel, ukraine, Greece
Conflicts facing European continent are likely to be at the top of their agenda.
Posted In: wedding, weddings, marriage
More brides and grooms are choosing to get married outside religious institutions.
Posted In: staples, office depot, shareholders
Aided by a changing competitive landscape, $6.3 billion deal could be approved.
Posted In: Oil, gas, dividends, stocks
ExxonMobil profits are down 21 percent, so company curtails jobs and investments.