Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, August 14, 2015
Aug 14, 2015

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, August 14, 2015

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Airing on Friday, August 14, 2015: A fascinating week for China's currency, and a check-in with a New Orleans student who was in the seventh grade when the education system turned to charter schools.

Segments From this episode

Katrina kid: Growing up after the flood

Aug 14, 2015
Domonick Foy was in seventh grade when the storm hit. Now 21, he looks back.

Cuba needs an infrastructure revolution

Aug 14, 2015
Better diplomatic relations could spur renovation of aging structures.

Harsh cuts don't fix Chicago's school budget

Aug 14, 2015
It's a billion dollars short, and the district's debt is piling up.

PODCAST: Infrastructure in Cuba

Aug 14, 2015
Chinese currency, Cuban infrastructure, and gentrification.

Many factors at play in the devaluation of yuan

Aug 14, 2015
The biggest? A seal of approval from the International Monetary Fund.

Airing on Friday, August 14, 2015: A fascinating week for China’s currency, and a check-in with a New Orleans student who was in the seventh grade when the education system turned to charter schools.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC