Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Online user review site Yelp is getting ready for its IPO. The Environmental Protection Agency is in court to defend its landmark global warming finding. A new study reveals the wealthy may be the least ethical. The number of "supercommuters" is on the rise. And the Wealth & Poverty Desk takes a look at poverty, revealing that many who are technically living above the poverty line in the U.S. actually can’t afford to pay for basic needs like clothing and food.

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Yesterday, Standard & Poor's downgraded Greece's credit rating to "selective default."
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Employees of the online review site Yelp watch as New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at the new East Coast headquarters of the tech company on October 26, 2011 in New York City.
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A new study finds that those who feel wealthy are often the least ethical.
Local residents look at the Costa Allegra cruise liner berthed in Hong Kong prior to its maiden voyage to Mumbai, India, 29 May 2006. A Costa Allegra ship has been set adrift by fire near the Seychelles Islands.

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News happens while you sleep. Marketplace Morning Report gives you a head start on the day. Throughout the morning, host David Brancaccio shares the latest on markets, money, jobs and innovation, providing the context you need to make the smartest decisions. And from London, host Anu Anand presents Marketplace Morning Report from BBC World Service to bring you up to speed as the global economy shifts. It's the world perspective you need, from two trusted sources.