Marketplace PM for November 5, 2004
Posted In: Canada
Forbes Magazine has issued its annual list of China's richest people. The list-makers prove that private industry is growing more powerful in China, where state-owned business once dominated. As Marketplace's Jocelyn Ford reports from Beijing, the change in Chinese ways is good for American companies doing business there.
Host David Brown catches up with Dallas Stockbroker and analyst David Johnson about the week on Wall Street.
Thousands and thousands of runners converge on New York this weekend to run the ING Marathon. It's a once-in-a-lifetime race for some. But are the pros who do it for the endorsements gambling their market value in the long run? WHYY's Ian Chillag has more on marathon money.
Polls show that support among the Christian Right put President George W. Bush over the top on Tuesday. Marketplace's Hillary Wicai looks into what religious conservatives may expect in return ... for their turn out.