Marketplace for August 23, 2011

Episode Description 
Marketplace for August 23, 2011

A recovery is possible, but will take time

Financial expert and author John Mauldin says he thinks the world has to come to terms with a new economic reality, and could be on the road to recovery within five to six years.
Posted In: Economy

Bank of America can't shake doubters

Shares of the biggest U.S. bank continue to take a beating over concerns about bad mortgages and possible write offs. How bad could it get?
Posted In: Banks

Rush for Libya's oil

As the conflict ends, the fate of Libya's damaged oil industry rests with the National Ruling Council.
Posted In: Oil

Arizona State janitors swept up by recession

A look at the ASU community after budget cuts forced out most of the university's janitorial staff.
Posted In: Education

S&P deals with its own downgrade

Standard & Poor's finds itself the only credit rating agency to downgrade U.S. debt, while critics question its own credibility and investigators look into its rating of mortgage bonds.
Posted In: Economy

AEG launches new ticket service

AXS will compete with Ticketmaster in a shrinking concert business.
Posted In: Entertainment

Freakonomics: Fetal genetic testing raises big questions

Freakonomics correspondent Stephen Dubner explains the unexpected consequences of predetermining your baby's genetics.
Posted In: Health

Music from this show

Click below to purchase songs from this show through our Amazon affiliate.

Anything New
Bibio
Fixed Income
DJ Shadow
Knock You Down (Made Famous by Keri Hilson)
The Chart Hit Players
It Paid Off In the End (Instrumental)
Anwarrior

Browse the show calendar