Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, December 6, 2007

Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, December 6, 2007

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Economy

High-tech innovation in short supply

A tech worker at his monitors
Teh Eng Koon/AFP/Getty Images
World

When the emperor is far away . . .

Imports arrive in a box labeled Made in China
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Tech

Server farms harvest rural power

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Courtesy of Sara Cohen
World

European Central Bank reversing trend

Euro sign
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Business

Electric car? You already have one

This VW Chassis was the first car converted to electric by Electro Automotive in 1979.
www.electroauto.com
Life

A lot to fork over for a ham

The Iberian pig gets its rich, nutty flavor from a steady year-round diet of acorns.
Philippe Desmazes/AFP/Getty Images
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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.