Marketplace for October 10, 2011

Episode Description 
Marketplace for October 10, 2011

The atmosphere and voices of Occupy Wall Street

CNBC's John Carney reports straight from the Occupy Wall Street protests, and what the atmosphere is like there.
Posted In: Wall Street

Recovery's no recovery for wages

Household income keeps falling. Education plays a role.
Posted In: Education

Nobel Prize in economics goes to two Americans

Thomas Sargent and Christopher Sims studied an issue central to our dilemma today: How government policies actually affect the real economy.
Posted In: Economy

The end of the road for small towns

One Iowa small town tries to buck the trend and become a destination.
Posted In: Jobs

Think Globally, Act ...?

Americans know more about the environment than ever before, but know less about how to fix it.
Posted In: Environment

Europe aims to contain Greek financial damage

Scrambling to prevent a bond default by Greece, European leaders seek to "ring fence" the country to contain financial contagion. Can it work?

Netflix calls it quits for Qwikster

Netflix pulled the plug on the DVD-only service before it ever got off the ground.

Erase student loans?

College students graduate with thousands of dollars in student loans. So, what would happen if we just eliminated that debt?
Posted In: student loans

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Myriad Harbour
Mercury
The One Am Radio
Something Came Over Me
Wild Flag