Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday April 8, 2014

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The Puerto Rican bank is getting out of the Chicago and Southern California markets, retreating to the East Coast. We look at the reasons. Plus: Obama signs the EO, that will make it easier for federal contractors to talk about what they make. So will they? 

PODCAST: (Not) talking about pay

Banco Popular is shifting eastward from Los Angeles and Chicago. And looking at giving and taking in the workplace.
Posted In: Income Gap, pay gap, banking, coworkers

Why don't we like to talk about our pay?

An executive order will make it easier for federal contractors to discuss pay
Posted In: pay gap, pay, gender, federal contracts

Banco Popular retreats toward its home base

The bank may shed its branches in Chicago and L.A.
Posted In: banking

Are you a giver or a taker?

Wharton professor Adam Grant tells us who is more successful in business
Posted In: business, personality, quiz

How much is a college championship ring worth?

NCAA limits the value of gifts championship winners receive
Posted In: Sports

China targets U.S. pig imports

China has imposed tough restrictions on live pigs imports from the U.S.
Posted In: China, pigs, imports
Coal mining

In Kentucky, who's to blame for coal's decline?

The main problem is that Kentucky coal is played out and expensive to mine.
Posted In: coal, Eastern Kentucky

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