Marketplace for Friday, March 14, 2014
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After two years in the making, the proposed Gainful Employment Rule is out. Career colleges (mainly for-profits), whose students graduate with dim job prospects and too much debt, will find their revenue streams cut off . Also: Ghanain oil, Baton Rouge, and a weekly wrap of this week's news.
Nela Richardson and Sudeep Reddy talk about what happened this week, economy-wise, and why.
Posted In: college finances
A look at the numbers behind the Gainful Employment Rule and its potential impact on the industry.
Posted In: spring cleaning, daylight saving time
Marketplace Datebook for the week of March 17, 2014
Posted In: Baton Rouge, public schools
Some residents want to leave a struggling public school system by incorporating a new town, St. George.
Rachel Boynton follows a Texan oil company and Ghanaian government officials as they scramble to profit from newly discovered oil wells off the coast in her new documentary, "Big Men."