Feb 9, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, February 9, 2016

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Airing on Tuesday, February 9, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about the aviation industry agreeing to new rules from the UN; a look at the latest JOLTS report; and how one university is trying to diversity college faculties by helping…

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Pay for your gas and have a Coke, please!

Feb 9, 2016
Coca-Cola and Pepsi hope low gas prices will translate into higher sales at station convenience stores.
Coca-Cola and Pepsi hope low gas prices will translate into higher sales at station convenience stores.
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Keeping Mardi Gras safe for residents of New Orleans

Feb 9, 2016
Tech stocks, soda sales, and Mardi Gras.

Police resources brought in to help with Mardi Gras

Feb 9, 2016
New Orleans is short police officers after years of budget constraints.
A float in the New Orleans Muses parade makes its way up New Orleans' St. Charles Avenue
Eve Troeh

Building a more diverse faculty

Feb 9, 2016
A University of Maryland program helps ease the transition from grad student to professor.
Keisha Allen is a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, where leaders are trying to increase faculty diversity.
Amy Scott/Marketplace

Workers still not quitting jobs at pre-recession levels

Feb 9, 2016
The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary has shown steady improvement in layoffs, job openings and hiring.

Emissions standards for planes are coming

Feb 9, 2016
The UN have aviation industry have hammered out new emissions standards.

Airing on Tuesday, February 9, 2016: On today’s show, we’ll talk about the aviation industry agreeing to new rules from the UN; a look at the latest JOLTS report; and how one university is trying to diversity college faculties by helping more would-be professors of color make it through.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC