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Nov 14, 2008

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, November 14, 2008

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Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, November 14, 2008

Segments From this episode

More central bank coordination to come

Nov 14, 2008
Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke is in Frankfurt, Germany this morning to talk about coordination between the world's central banks. Jeremy Hobson reports this could become a regular part of European banking life.

Credit slows European auto production

Nov 14, 2008
In a difficult move for European car makers, three big credit insurers in Europe have revoked coverage from auto parts suppliers. Scott Jagow talks to Alisa Roth about the major effect this has for auto makers overseas.

NASCAR pit stops for pink slips

Nov 14, 2008
Perhaps no one in the sports business has been affected quite like NASCAR, who will be laying off several workers due to lack of sponsorship. Scott Jagow talks race cars with sports commentator Diana Nyad.

U.S. planes full despite big declines

Nov 14, 2008
Thanksgiving travel on U.S. airlines is expected to dive about 10 percent from last year. But you're still likely to be sitting on a full plane when you fly back home for that big dinner. Janet Babin tells you why.

Every euro country in recession

Nov 14, 2008
Thanks in part to inflation, oil prices and dried-up credit, all countries using the Euro have been hit with a recession. Kyle James reports it may be a less brutal but perhaps longer recession than the U.S.

Several world leaders meet on crisis

Nov 14, 2008
This weekend, leaders from the world's 20 largest countries will meet to discuss the global financial crisis. John Dimsdale reports it may not be very productive, but will help the countries appear unified.

The potential costs of TARP

Nov 14, 2008
Today's the deadline for banks who wish to apply for money through the Troubled Asset Relief Program, or TARP. But the program doesn't come without its potential disadvantages. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.

Americans may have quit shopping

Nov 14, 2008
Retail sales for October have had the biggest drop since the Commerce Department started keeping track back in 1992. This even beats the decline after 9/11. Alisa Roth reports this is really bad news.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC