Jun 27, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, June 27, 2016

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On today's show, we'll talk about George Osborne's efforts to calm nerves in in the U.K.; the growth of digital trade; and the Waldorf Astoria's plans to convert hundreds of its hotel rooms into condominiums. 

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Digital trade is booming

Jun 27, 2016
The flow of data across borders contributes more to global GDP than trade in physical goods.
Cross-border bandwidth is 45 times larger than in 2005, according to McKinsey & Company.
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Auto industry braces for Brexit

Jun 27, 2016
After record growth, sales in the UK are expected to decline amid uncertainty.
 An employee works on an engine production line at a Ford factory in Dagenham, England
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British Finance Minister George Osborne tries to quell nerves

Jun 27, 2016
Osborne's tune has changed now that the Brexit vote has happened.

What are the true costs of Medicaid?

Jun 27, 2016
19 states haven't expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.
Ariel Fernandez (L) sits with Noel Nogues, an insurance advisor with UniVista Insurance company, as he signs up for the Affordable Care Act.
Joe Raedle/Getty Images

The European Union's grand experiment

Jun 27, 2016
World markets, the U.K. auto industry, and Europe's future.

On today’s show, we’ll talk about George Osborne’s efforts to calm nerves in in the U.K.; the growth of digital trade; and the Waldorf Astoria’s plans to convert hundreds of its hotel rooms into condominiums. 

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC