Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

12/27/2017: What metal prices can tell us about the global economy

December 27, 2017

(Markets Edition) Commodities are pushing up global markets today, and prices for metals like aluminum, copper and zinc are up. On today's show, we'll chat with Joe Deaux — a metals and mining report for Bloomberg — about the reason for this surge in metal prices. Afterwards, we'll look at the struggles that cannabis advertisers still face even in markets where marijuana is legal.

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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.