Sep 22, 2009

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, September 22, 2009

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Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, September 22, 2009

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FDIC considers new source of cash

Sep 22, 2009
When a bank fails, the FDIC protects everyone's deposits and prevents bank runs. Normally it gets its money from fees paid by banks, but it's considering a new plan to start asking healthy banks for loans. Tamara Keith reports.

U.S., China talk climate change policy

Sep 22, 2009
President Obama and Chinese President Hu Jintao meet on climate change in New York today as part of a major climate summit at this week's U.N. general assembly. Alisa Roth explores the U.S. and China's commitments to curbing emissions.

It's even harder to get an NYC condo

Sep 22, 2009
The prices for real estate in New York City are unbelievably high, and new restrictions are making it tougher than ever for even those with good credit to get a mortgage -- especially for an apartment. Sally Herships reports.

IPOs are back and backlogged

Sep 22, 2009
The market for initial public offerings has been dead for awhile, but this week has been the busiest for IPOs since December of 2007 -- and there's a big backlog of companies desperate to go public. Jill Barshay reports.

Airlines will make deep cuts to CO2

Sep 22, 2009
The aviation industry is promising to go green, and will pledge at the upcoming U.N. summit to make deep cuts in its CO2 emissions. Bill Radke discusses the move with European correspondent Stephen Beard.

Cadbury to Kraft: Put up or shut up

Sep 22, 2009
Cadbury has asked the British Takeover Panel to help in its battle against Kraft's takeover bid. The confectioner wants the panel to impose a deadline on Kraft to make a formal offer by a certain date or drop its bid. Stephen Beard reports.

Fed could ease up on easy money

Sep 22, 2009
The Federal Reserve Board kicks off a two-day meeting to discuss interest rates today, and it doesn't look like they'll be raised any time soon. And some economists say a little inflation may be a good thing. John Dimsdale reports.

Premiums fuel health care overhaul

Sep 22, 2009
The Senate Finance Committee takes up a health care overhaul bill today as the administration continues to push for reform. Meanwhile, a new report says insurance premiums continue to rise. Marketplace's Tamara Keith talks to Bill Radke.

U.S. will take on climate change

Sep 22, 2009
At the U.N.'s climate change summit today, President Obama declared that the U.S. is a serious partner in combating global warming. Bill Radke explores the president's message to world leaders with Marketplace's Tamara Keith.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC