Marketplace AM for August 9, 2004

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For the ultimate shopper

Next week, a new magazine called Shop Etc is launching. It's all about what things to buy... and where to buy them. Host Tess Vigeland talks with Matthew Felling from with Center for Media and Public Affairs about its prospects.

Costly Olympics?

The Summer Olympics - which open in Athens on Friday - has already given Greece a big economic boost. But the country could be in for a hard landing when the Games are over. A report published today by British accountants PWC warns that soaring costs could leave the Greek government with massive debts. From the European Desk in London Stephen Beard reports.

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