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Marketplace Report for Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Marketplace Report for Tuesday, October 21, 2008

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Hearings on corporate shenanigans

Congressman Henry Waxman, a California Democrat who chairs the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

Letters: Poverty, food fraud and oil

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Lehman settles credit default mess

Lehman Brothers headquarters in New York City.
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A cautionary tale from the 1790s

Author David Liss

Fed jumps in for money-market funds

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke
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