Marketplace Morning Report for Monday December 15, 2014
Dec 15, 2014

Marketplace Morning Report for Monday December 15, 2014

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First up, we look at forecasts for the price of oil moving forward. Plus, we look at global, economic and social issues for women in the age of big data. Again this year, the richest Americans will lead the way in holiday spending. Back in the recession, luxury retail took a HUGE hit. But now it's back with a vengeance--buoyed by rising stock prices and incomes at the top.

Segments From this episode

More retailers promise last-minute Christmas delivery

Dec 15, 2014
... even after last year's debacle.

The 'one percent' lead holiday retail

Dec 15, 2014
Luxury retail has rebounded sooner and stronger than the rest of the market.

Closing the gender gap

Dec 15, 2014
Women's global economic and social issues are entering the age of big data.

PODCAST: Fighting drought with technology

Dec 15, 2014
The Russian ruble, PetSmart's pricetag, and California's drought.

 

First up, we look at forecasts for the price of oil moving forward. Plus, we look at global, economic and social issues for women in the age of big data. Again this year, the richest Americans will lead the way in holiday spending. Back in the recession, luxury retail took a HUGE hit. But now it’s back with a vengeance–buoyed by rising stock prices and incomes at the top.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC