Marketplace AM for August 2, 2004

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Iraq's kidnapping boom

We've been hearing a lot in recent weeks about kidnappings in Baghdad. But not all of them are politically motivated. As Borzou Daragahi reports, in many cases they simply involve the need for money.
Posted In: Canada

The Sloan Sessions: recession?

This past Friday's economic data made many wonder whether we were really in a recession as some economic experts had claimed. Does it really make a difference if we were in one or not? Host Tess Vigeland gets Newsweek Wall Street Editor Alan Sloan's impressions about it in this edition of The Sloan Sessions.
Posted In: Wall Street

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