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Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, July 29, 2016

Hillary Clinton at the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention. Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images

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On today’s show, we’ll talk about how Hillary Clinton sees the economy; Egypt’s request for a multi-billion-dollar loan from the IMF to help with its economic struggles; and why fishermen are protesting the development of a new resort in the Mexican town of Todos Santos.

Segments From this episode

Egypt asks for IMF loan to help struggling economy

by Andy Uhler Jul 29, 2016
The government hopes to shore up its liquidity problem and stabilize the currency.

Fishermen in Mexican town protest development of new resort

by Marketplace Contributor Jul 29, 2016
The resort has permits to build more than 4,000 new homes.

High rents are keeping young adults home with parents

by Marketplace Contributor Jul 29, 2016
With sky-high rents, how do young adults save enough to leave home? Most don’t.

Nostalgia and Butthead: MTV airs new Classic channel

by Sally Herships Jul 29, 2016
Thirty-five years after it began, MTV is re-airing 90s shows and music to woo viewers.

GDP numbers fall short of predictions, but does it matter?

by Lewis Wallace Jul 29, 2016
The country's GDP grew 1.2 percent.
Mid-day Update

Britain's minister of aviation planning a crackdown on drunken passengers

by David Brancaccio Jul 29, 2016
U.S. GDP, a new MTV channel with '90s favorites, millennials living at home with their parents, and airport debauchery.

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