Marketplace AM for May 22, 2006
May 22, 2006

Marketplace AM for May 22, 2006

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Segments From this episode

Sloan Sessions: Higher interest rates

May 22, 2006
Newsweek Wall Street editor Allan Sloan discusses the likely economic impact of higher interest rates with host Scott Jagow.

Happen to catch that Webisode?

May 22, 2006
It's a phrase we're likely to hear a lot more of. As viewers embrace downloadable programming, advertisers are working to make sure they aren't left behind. Janet Babin reports.

Nagin's task: Reinvent city's economy

May 22, 2006
New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin has little time to savor his reelection victory before turning to the task of reinventing the city's battered economy. Sam Eaton reports.

Move over Blackberry?

May 22, 2006
The Motorola Q phone could be released this week, and it's likely to have the makers of the Blackberry a little nervous. Lisa Napoli reports.

MasterCard IPO

May 22, 2006
The charge card is expected to go public this week in an effort to raise cash to pay legal bills and give industry leader Visa a run for its money. Alisa Roth reports.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC