Marketplace AM for December 9, 2004
Are we headed for a revolution in the workplace? Thomas Malone, author of "The Future of Work" claims it's already started. He tells host Tess Vigeland about some of the changes we'll start to see in the workplace during the next several years.
As health care costs escalate, U.S. Firms are finding it hard to provide competitive benefits without breaking the bank. Some businesses are trying a new approach with a simple, but controversial premise: The more money you make, the more you pay for health care. From WFAE in Charlotte, Jaime Bedrin reports on one company's experience.
Gold is starting to look attractive to a lot of folks concerned with the falling dollar. But is the investment it's cracked up to be? Host Kai Ryssdal gets some advice from Marketplace's money expert Chris Farrell.