Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, October 4, 2013
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It's day four of the government shutdown. So how is it impacting consumer spending? On Friday, Ireland is voting to abolish one of the houses of the country's parliament. The move isn't just ceremonial -- supporters say it's a cost-cutting measure as well. And is Silicon Valley really a meritocracy?
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More details emerge about Twitter as the company made public its papers for an S-1 IPO. The American Gaming Association is pushing for more gambling regulation. And when it comes to our government's problems, should we turn it over to the kids?
Posted In: jobs numbers, jobs report, government shutdown 2013, debt ceiling
Economists are predicting about 180,000 jobs were added last month, but no way to know if it's accurate due to the government shutdown.
Posted In: silicon tally, Tech
$1.2 billion. 601,000. $9,200. 500,000: Can you guess what these numbers mean?
Posted In: Silicon Valley, meritocracy, Intel
Early Silicon Valley companies experimented with a new management style to reward talent and avoid corporate status and hierarchy.
Posted In: government shutdown 2013, consumer behavior
It’s day four of the government shutdown. For the 800,000 furloughed workers, that’s four days without income.
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