Marketplace for July 15, 2011

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Marketplace for July 15, 2011
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China: The Five-Year Plan, the Complete Series

Listen to a compilation of features from our special series on China's changing economy
Posted In: China
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Weekly Wrap: The Federal Reserve and the debt talks

Reviewing the week's headlines on Wall Street. This week: the latest from Ben Bernanke and the Federal Reserve, and why the markets aren't reacting to the debt talks.
Posted In: Wall Street
3

S&P turns up the heat for a U.S. deficit deal

Standard & Poor's warns it may cut the U.S. credit rating if the debt ceiling is raised, but the impasse over longer-term fiscal issues remains.
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A Hollywood moment in China

Meeting a Hollywood star making a movie about doing business in China.
Posted In: China
4

The challenge of doing business in China

American companies have successes and failures setting up shop in China.
Posted In: China
11

Congressman Cooper: 'My colleagues are misbehaving'

Congressman Jim Cooper, a Democrat from Tennessee, urged his fellow lawmakers earlier this week to stop misbehaving and posturing for voters. He says that people need to remember to put their country first.

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