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Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, May 20, 2016

CEO of AMC Networks, Josh Sapan. Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images

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On today’s show, we’ll talk about a meeting between central bankers and finance ministers from the G7 countries that precedes next week’s G7 summit. We’ll also interview the CEO of AMC Networks, Josh Sapan, about AMC’s  new SundanceNow Doc Club.

Segments From this episode

To curb smoking, France adopts 'neutral' packaging

by Emma Jacobs May 20, 2016
Colorful brand logos are now banned — French cigarette packs must be beige.

Health insurance survey finds consumer dissatisfaction

by Dan Gorenstein May 20, 2016
Consumers feel they are paying more, and in some cases, getting less.

It looks like Puerto Rico can restructure its debt

by Andy Uhler May 20, 2016
The territory is on the path toward figuring out what to do with its more than $70 billion debt.

AMC helped usher in the Golden Age of Television — now it wants to be a part of the Golden Age of Documentaries

by David Brancaccio May 20, 2016
AMC's CEO Josh Sapan talked to us about experimenting with bite-sized versions of the medium.

Prior to G7 summit, finance leaders meet to discuss a stagnant Japan

by Lewis Wallace May 20, 2016
Central bankers and finance ministers debate currency and stimulus in advance of next week’s summit.
Mid-day Update

Revamping Japan's economy, restructuring Puerto Rico's debt, and redesigning food labels

by David Brancaccio May 20, 2016
Japan's economy, Puerto Rico's debt, and nutrition labels.

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