Stories You Might Like Marketplace for Monday, October 10, 2016 Marketplace Weekend for Friday, October 14, 2016 Marketplace for Friday, October 14, 2016 Marketplace Tech for Friday, October 14, 2016 Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, October 14, 2016 12/14/2017: How drones are being used to prevent wildfires
Segments From this episode
New Orleans workers sidelined
Area demolition and removal services are chafing over government clean-up contracts for New Orleans that have been awarded to out-of-state companies. Sam Eaton reports.
Japan: economic reforms on track
Today the Japanese parliament puts a plan in motion to privatize the state-owned postal service, and in the process, create the world's largest private bank. Shia Levitt reports.
Refco in trouble
After going public just two months ago, the futures trading giant has shut down one of its units due to a cash shortage. And that's not all. Marketplace's Stacey Vanek Smith reports.