Nov 29, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, November 29, 2016

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On today's show, we'll talk about our visit to Dayton, Ohio — a town where poverty is on the rise — to find out what people are hoping for post-election. We'll also look at how Samsung might restructure its company after the recent Galaxy Note 7 debacle, and find out what we can expect from this year's Giving Tuesday. 

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For-profit colleges admit failing grade

Nov 29, 2016
Gainful Employment rule shutters more programs.
A sign marks the location of the University of Phoenix Chicago Campus on July 30, 2015 in Schaumburg, Illinois. 
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What's up with eggs from vegetarian hens?

Nov 29, 2016
Chickens aren't vegetarians. But there's a market for eggs from vegetarian-fed hens.
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In pockets where poverty is growing, doubt about Trump

Nov 29, 2016
The president-elect's agenda offers little detail on programs.
President-elect Donald Trump chats with workers during a tour of Staub Manufacturing Solutions in Dayton, Ohio back in September.
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After five years, has Giving Tuesday caught on?

Nov 29, 2016
The day is designed to get your mind off buying and onto donating.
A woman carries retail shopping bags during Black Friday events this year in New York City.
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'Fight for $15' stages national protest on four-year anniversary

Nov 29, 2016
Movement to raise minimum wage gears up for a Trump presidency.
Workers and representatives from the Service Employees International Union leave a press conference at O'Hare Airport on Nov. 21, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. 
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The GDP matrix

Nov 29, 2016
GDP revisions, 'failing' programs from career colleges, and the 'Fight for $15.'

On today’s show, we’ll talk about our visit to Dayton, Ohio — a town where poverty is on the rise — to find out what people are hoping for post-election. We’ll also look at how Samsung might restructure its company after the recent Galaxy Note 7 debacle, and find out what we can expect from this year’s Giving Tuesday. 

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC