Feb 2, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, February 2, 2016

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Airing on Tuesday, February 2, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about the money embedded in the Iowa caucus numbers; and Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund, joins us to talk about economic inequality.

Segments From this episode

Cuba to begin rollout of broadband internet

Feb 2, 2016
Two Havana neighborhoods will get broadband as Cuba's tourism increases.
A Cuban speaks with relatives via internet in a street of Havana. Two Havana neighborhoods will get broadband as Cuba's tourism increases.
ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/Getty Images

Why our ideas about creativity are wrong

Feb 2, 2016
...and how to become more inventive.

The steady flow of money feeding the presidential race

Feb 2, 2016
A closer look at the super PACs behind it all.

IMF's Christine Lagarde wants to close the gender gap

Feb 2, 2016
Lagarde believes now is the time to invest in women and girls.
Christine Lagarde (L), head of the IMF, appears on a panel at Wellesley College with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright (R)
Wellesley College

When a candidate exits, what happens to the cash?

Feb 2, 2016
An ex-candidate's super PAC is flush with donors' money, but no place to go.
Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley tells a small gathering of supporters that he will suspend his presidential campaign February 1, 2016 in Des Moines, Iowa. 
Steve Pope/Getty Images

Airing on Tuesday, February 2, 2016: On today’s show, we’ll talk about the money embedded in the Iowa caucus numbers; and Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund, joins us to talk about economic inequality.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC