Marketplace for September 19, 2011

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Marketplace for September 19, 2011

Zoellick: The developed world's going to have to solve the developed world's problems

The president of the World Bank, Robert Zoellick, talks about his pointed remarks today on what the developed world needs to do solve its economic problems.

Banks boost advertising

Advertising rose 5 percent in the first half of the year, but banks boosted their spending even more as they seek new business in a weak economy.

President Obama announces $3 trillion deficit plan

Obama called for $1.5 trillion in new taxes, mostly targeting the rich. We walk through the numbers behind the president's 10-year plan.

Are mangoes the new banana?

Major food companies, consumers are getting sweet on the exotic fruit -- as mangoes become more mainstream.
Posted In: Food

Maryland updates Genuine Progress Indicator

The state's alternative indicators measure things like job creation, environmental impacts and residents' quality time.
Posted In: Economy

Netflix launches Qwikster for DVDs

Netflix tries to make nice after infuriating its customers.

Music from this show

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Pete's Jazz
Pete Rock
Destination: Overdrive
Chromeo
Hold On (Instrumental) [Explicit]
Nicolay
The Second Date [Explicit]
Oddisee

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