Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, July 14, 2008

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Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, July 14, 2008

SEC tries to silence rumors

Much of the chaos on the markets recently has been attributed to Wall Street whispers. Now, the SEC has a plan to clear the air. Steve Henn reports.
Posted In: Wall Street

Most Americans will outlive savings

A new study finds that three out of five middle-class Americans won't have enough saved to last through retirement with their current standard of living. Janet Babin reports.
Posted In: Retirement

Aircraft makers face dropping sales

Even though new aircraft sales may drop by as much as half this year, manufacturers Boeing and Airbus are keeping busy with the sales they've already made. Stephen Beard reports.
Posted In: Travel

An incentive to rebuild

Thousands are still struggling to get back on their feet after China's devastating earthquake. But some villages have found strong motivations to rebuild. Lisa Chow reports.

Get ready for another round of stimulus

Democrats are proposing a second round of stimulus, this time focused on boosting the economy with infrastructure projects. Stacey Vanek-Smith reports.
Posted In: Economy

Regulators not focused on prevention

Why is it that the Fed and the Treasury always seem to be playing catch up? Fortune Magazine's Allan Sloan says it's time to focus on preventative care for the economy.

Government will back Fannie & Freddie

The Fed and Treasury have made it clear that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac won't be allowed to fail. Host Bob Moon asks Marketplace's Amy Scott what steps the government may take to prevent their collapse.
Posted In: Housing

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When Your Heartstrings Break
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