Marketplace Morning Report®

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, November 22, 2012

Happy Thanksgiving! If you're planning on driving a rental car to the family dinner today, it might not be as easy as you are used to. One estimate shows that 250,000 cars were damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, and all those people looking for temporary transportation is starting to create a shortage at the rental car companies. While you're on the road, beware of yellow traffic lights. Some cities are being accused of making those lights shorter than usual to get more money out of red light cameras. Plus, a little explanation of negative interest rates from our in house economist, Chris Farrell.

Listen to the episode

From this Episode

Joe Biden hosts a dinner.
Alex Wong/Getty Images
Nicolas Asfouri/AFP/Getty Images

Music from this Show

Bad Timing
Bombay Bicycle Club
Browse the Show
David Brancaccio
Brancaccio david

About the Show

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.