Experts are estimating the damages of the BP oil spill will cost upwards of the tens of billions. This could throw a cog in the U.S. economic recovery. Steve Chiotakis gets an in-depth analysis from David Kotok of Cumberland Advisors.
Between International Monetary Fund and help from other European countries, Greece's rescue package will come to around $146 billion in loans. But the country still has to make serious changes. Steve Chiotakis talks to Marketplace's Stephen Beard.
In an effort to curb the runaway property market, families in Beijing are now only allowed to own one home. The rule targets wealthy Chinese home flippers and tweaks the homebuying process. Scott Tong reports.
Marketplace Morning Report®, hosted by David Brancaccio, kicks your weekday off right. Now a regular segment on NPR’s Morning Edition®, it’s a dash of news to go with that first cup of coffee. Get a global perspective on what’s making the business news headlines, airing up to five times each morning.