Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, November 13, 2007

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Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Between professors and pizza delivery

A class of middle-skill jobs has been ignored by the education system, according to a new report. Alisa Roth reports on work that requires more than a high-school diploma, but less than a four-year degree.
Posted In: Education, Jobs

Rags to riches still a fairy tale

A report out says most people are making more money than their parents did. But it also says despite making more money, a lot of them still go from being poor children to poor adults. Nancy Marshall Genzer has more.

Anyone for a free Wall Street Journal?

Rupert Murdoch's plans for the Wall Street Journal include spreading the publication to the far corners of the world. Stephen Beard reports he's working towards that goal by making subscriptions to the WSJ website free.
Posted In: Wall Street

FCC to make Sirius decision

The Federal Communications Commission is trying to decide if the XM-Sirius satellite radio merger would be harmful to consumers. But Lisa Napoli explains why the FCC will probably approve the deal.
Posted In: Wall Street

Priced out of the American Dream

Americans are increasingly tied down by debt -- that's nothing new. But Harvard professor Elizabeth Warren says the rising costs of bare necessities, not luxuries, might change the very nature of America.

Innovating our way out of crisis

Will our consumer economy eventually bury us as we deplete the Earth's resources, or will we innovate our way out of trouble? Stanford researcher Larry Goulder says it could go either way.
Posted In: Economy, Science

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