Marketplace for Thursday, January 28, 2010

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Marketplace for Thursday, January 28, 2010

Bankers get the cold shoulder in Davos

The atmosphere inside the World Economic Forum is warm and congenial. But bankers are feeling the chill wind of disapproval. Stephen Beard reports.

An air of openness in Davos

Young Global Leader Dan Shapiro talks with Kai Ryssdal about the mood in Davos, the worst part about being there, and why leaders shouldn't forget to listen to their constituents.
Posted In: Economy

Davos showcases Young Global Leaders

Every year, hundreds of Young Global Leaders go to Davos. These are people under 40 who've risen to the top of their chosen fields. Sean Cole profiles one YGL.

Corporations are for profit, not politics

The Supreme Court ruled against restrictions on corporate financing of political campaigns. But commentator Justin Fox says the court's rationale for the ruling misses the mark.

Man. U bonds fall, Europe investors fret

Senior editor Paddy Hirsch talks with Kai Ryssdal about two of the subjects closest to his heart: English football team Manchester United and the bond market.
Posted In: Sports

Haitian Creole courses may aid recovery

The needs of Haiti and its people as it tries to rebuild are almost unimaginable. Some colleges are already thinking of long-term help, though. John Dimsdale reports.
Posted In: Education

Uninsured will keep health costs up

In his State of the Union speech, President Obama asserted that he's still committed to health insurance reform because he says without it, things will only get worse. Gregory Warner reports.
Posted In: Health

Toyota recall highlights supplier issues

Toyota has expanded its recall to include another million-plus vehicles. The culprit is an accelerator pedal made by a supplier. Alisa Roth reports.
Posted In: Auto

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We Are Family
Sister Sledge
Raspberry Beret (Extended 12" Version)
A Fifth of Beethoven (Beethoven's Fifth Symphony
Walter Murphy

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