Marketplace AM for September 8, 2006

Episode Description 

Liberty bonds not for all

Post 9/11 redevelopment watchdog Bettina Damiani talks with host Scott Jagow about who is and isn't benefiting from the federal Liberty Bonds program.
Posted In: New York, Washington

9/11's impact on aviation industry

Aviation analyst Richard Aboulafia discusses how the the airline industry has changed in the five years since the Sept. 11 attacks.
Posted In: New York

Which way for the Fed?

Mixed economic signals could give Federal Reserve Board members a headache when trying to decide what's next for interest rates. Sarah Gardner reports.

'Ring Me Up, Scotty'

Forty years after its debut, the Star Trek TV series is still generating a universe of revenue possibilities. Amy Scott reports.

Oil prices going down — for now

Crude oil prices fell in Asia earlier today. That followed reports showing strong U.S. gas inventories. The resumption of some oil production in Nigeria is also influencing the slide in prices. So what lies ahead for oil? Stephen Beard reports.
Posted In: Canada

Federated grows Macy's brand

The department store chain is converting venerated brands like Marshall Field's and Filene's to the Macy's nameplate on Saturday. And some customers are protesting. Rachel Dornhelm reports.

The return of Dylan

The counterculture bard reclaims the top of the charts after a 30-year absence. Lisa Napoli reports.

Auctioning off the airwaves

A federal auction to license additional cellphone spectrum is expected to wrap up today. Stacey Vanek Smith tells us who the likely winner will be.
Posted In: Washington

Trying to get every passenger on the list

The U.S. and Europe are working on a deal for sharing passenger lists for transatlantic flights to aid in antiterrorism efforts. Dan Grech reports.
Posted In: Canada

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