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: 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.
Posted In: health care, ACA, Obamacare
As many as 6 million households will be fined, but it's unclear how many will pay.
Posted In: Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, prisons
Bank of America and JP Morgan Chase have certain banking services on lockdown.
Posted In: the dollar, trade, exports, stock prices
Multinational corporations can be hurt when profits are "lost in translation."
Posted In: Box, IPO, Wall Street
The cloud-storage company goes public after a year-long delay
Posted In: Davos, Davos man, World Economic Forum
Both epithet and symbol, "Davos Man" personifies global elite at economic forum.
Posted In: Taxes, State of the Union, Banks
Obama plans to raise millions by upping taxes on the rich and going after banks.
Posted In: housing market, Barack Obama
President reduces FHA insurance rate, but how much of a difference can $900 make?
Low yield in global bond market may be a sign of "secular stagnation": High savings and low investment.