Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Major League Baseball and its pitcher economy

October 01, 2018

(Markets Edition) Canada joined the U.S. and Mexico to overhaul NAFTA. One of the sticking points that was resolved was that Canada would remove some of the protections on its dairy farms. Then, we talk about emerging economies, and how countries like India and South Africa are navigating life in the world economy. We also talk some Major League Baseball, especially the odd economics that come into play when teams want to get good pitching. Today's show is sponsored by Alliance for Lifetime Income (, GAIN Capital Group, ( and Selligent ( (10/01/18)

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News happens while you sleep. Marketplace Morning Report gives you a head start on the day. Throughout the morning, host David Brancaccio shares the latest on markets, money, jobs and innovation, providing the context you need to make the smartest decisions. And from London, host Anu Anand presents Marketplace Morning Report from BBC World Service to bring you up to speed as the global economy shifts. It's the world perspective you need, from two trusted sources.