Marketplace for September 12, 2011

Episode Description 
Marketplace for September 12, 2011

Bank of America's woes hit home

Again. A report from BofA headquarters in Charlotte, N.C.
Posted In: Banks

Euro crisis reaching a crescendo

The euro could collapse or Germany could bail out debt-ridden eurozone nations. Europe correspondent Stephen Beard discusses the eurozone's options.

The end of phosphorus

A key ingredient in fertilizer, phosphorus is becoming more rare, more expensive -- which is stimulating some innovative ways to find more.
Posted In: Agriculture

Latino groups call off economic boycott in Arizona

Activists declare victory while acknowledging that the boycott on Arizona businesses also hurt some workers it was meant to help.
Posted In: Immigration

IBM's Watson gets medical job

The supercomputer is going to work for WellPoint.

Bank of America to cut about 30,000 jobs

The country's biggest bank, by assets, tries to assuage investors with plans to cut $5 billion in annual costs and trim weak businesses.
Posted In: Banks

The history behind the language of work

A new glossary takes a look at the words we use to talk about jobs and work, and how those words and their meanings have changed over time.
Posted In: Books

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Europe Endless (2009 Digital Remaster)
Kraftwerk
Go Bang
SBTRKT
Let's Call It Off (Single Version)
Peter Bjorn And John