Marketplace AM for January 27, 2005
Despite all the talk of rising mortgage rates last year, for the most part rates held steady. What's going on? Host Tess Vigeland gets an explanation from Marketplace's money expert Chris Farrell.
With lawsuits brewing over beer served at pro sporting events, will sports franchises soon make their last call for alcohol? Host Cheryl Glaser talks to Marketplace's Business of Sports commentator David Carter about how the issue of overdrinking at games may come to a head.
Despite the current troubles of Iraqi citizens, many are richer than they were under the regime of Saddam Hussein. Will the upcoming elections do anything to further boost the country's business climate? Borzou Daragahi takes a look.