Marketplace for Wednesday, September 11, 2013
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The rich are getting richer, but in different ways. Sports boosters can be great for a university, but their financial support comes at a high price. And a landmark environmental law comes under attack in California, as legislators complain the law has been abused.
Posted In: Fannie Mae, Housing, financial crisis, housing recovery
Douglas Duncan says the economy today is “improving but it's not robust."
Posted In: financial crisis
Commentaries from listeners about when they started feeling the effects of the financial crisis.
Posted In: college sports, football
Boosters can be a big financial support to a college, funneling billions of dollars into athletics programs. But teams risk running afoul of NCAA rules.
Posted In: california, Environment
Golden State legislators are voting on whether to weaken a key law protecting the environment. Many say the law has been abused.