Marketplace for Tuesday July 22, 2014
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Is inflation dead? Seems fair to say it’s at least comatose. The latest numbers show little movement in consumer prices and that’s unlikely to change soon. Plus, companies like Comcast and Netflix are raking it in. So what are they doing with all that money? We investigate. Also, Boeing and Delta are in a massive fight right now over this esoteric thing called the Ex-Im bank and how much money ends up in Boeing’s hands. We explain what’s at the core of the fight and how it’s playing out in these two companies that once had a pretty symbiotic relationship.
Posted In: harvard, drew faust, higher education, LearningCurve
Harvard President Drew Faust says salary after college shouldn't be priority.
Posted In: Boeing, Delta, Ex-Im Bank
We explain the implications behind Boeing and Delta's massive fight over the Export-Import bank.
Posted In: tobacco, South Carolina, smoking, South
Mullins, South Carolina is a small town with a big past and a long memory.