Marketplace PM for February 26, 2007

Episode Description 

Les Rosbifs

Eleanor Beardsley checks in with a story about creative French realtors who have figured out a new way to lure Brits across the Channel.
Posted In: Canada, Housing

Warming to environmental concerns

Kai Ryssdal talks with David Hawkins, who runs the climate center at the Natural Resources Defense Council, about the effects global warming is having on business deals.
Posted In: Investing, Science, Wall Street

A torrent of legal movies?

Digital download service BitTorrent is cozying up to Hollywood. Will people go for legal movie downloads? Janet Babin reports from the Marketplace Innovations Desk at North Carolina Public Radio.

Keeping that rainy day in mind

We all know how bad Americans are at saving money. But have you heard about "America Saves Week?" It starts today, and John Dimsdale has the scoop.
Posted In: Economy

Meet your meal

Today, a rule that New York restaurants post nutrition information on their menus may be in question, just as other cities are looking to follow suit. Amy Scott digests the story for us.
Posted In: Crime, Economy, Health

Pay-as-you-go

Commentator Jeff Birnbaum says corporations are getting nervous as Congress prepares to tackle the federal budget.
Posted In: Economy

John Mackey on Whole Foods' growth

In part two of our interview with John Mackey, the Whole Foods Market CEO talks to Kai Ryssdal about how the company has grown.
Posted In: Economy, Retail