Marketplace for Thursday, September 3, 2009

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Marketplace for Thursday, September 3, 2009

Video resumes highlight good attributes

Still can't find work? It's not you, it's your resume. A new company thinks video resumes are the secret to standing out. Cash Peters reports.
Posted In: Jobs

Ireland's woes bring Irish back to U.S.

During the 90s, a low-tax policy brought many businesses to Ireland. But the recession has hammered the Emerald Isle, and now many Irish are coming back to America. Alisa Roth reports.

Water drives Palestinians, Israelis apart

In the often tense relationship between Israelis and Palestinians there are many underlying issues: land, settlement rights... and water. Michael May reports.

Education works as a placebo effect

Ever wonder why college is so expensive? Commentator Tyler Cowen says it's because there's more to education than just coursework.
Posted In: Education

A clean break from coal for Duke Energy

Duke Energy is leaving a clean-coal lobbying group over a rift on climate change legislation. Mitchell Hartman reports.

Ratings agencies lose free-speech claim

A federal judge has ruled that two credit-rating agencies can't stand behind free-speech protection and must defend themselves in a fraud lawsuit. Bob Moon reports.
Posted In: Crime

What's next for health care overhaul?

Health care reform expert Mark McClellan talks with Kai Ryssdal about rumors that President Barack Obama may drop the public option in a new health care bill and what's likely to happen next.
Posted In: Health

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