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Marketplace AM for June 15, 2005

Episode Description 

Looking for more Hispanic grads

The nation's Hispanic population is growing — census figures show 1 in 5 kids are Hispanic — yet Hispanic students have the lowest college graduation rate in the country. Sarah Gardner reports that economists are as concerned as educators.

A refined perspective on oil

The reason for the high price of oil isn't what you think. Commentator Vijay Vaitheeswaran explains.

Have puppy, will travel ... maybe

A new law says airlines must post their record of transporting animals safely. Ahley Milne-Tyte reports.