Marketplace AM for April 4, 2005

Episode Description 

Welcoming perks for senior executives

Some executives get perks coming and going. In this edition of the Sloan Sessions, Newsweek's Wall Street editor Allan Sloan joins host Kai Ryssdal to talk about that multi-million dollar starting bonus for the new head of Hewlett-Packard.
Posted In: Wall Street

The next Pope, and financial questions that remain

As the Vatican prepares for the funeral of Pope John Paul II, observers are already starting to wonder about his successor. One of the biggest questions the new pope will face is how much of the church's resources should be invested in outreach... And how much should be spent addressing internal issues which threaten the survival of the church. Megan Williams reports from Rome.
Posted In: Canada