Apr 13, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, April 13, 2016


On today's show, we'll talk about a possible tax evasion investigation in response to the Panama Papers leak; a Verizon workers' strike; and attitudes toward free trade. 

Segments From this episode

Oil price slump hampers Nigerian economy

Apr 13, 2016
The economy of the oil-dependent nation has been shaken by falling revenues.
Naira banknotes, Nigeria's currency.

How a debt crisis is affecting San Juan, Puerto Rico

Apr 13, 2016
We talked with several Puerto Ricans who came back to Old San Juan.
A street in Old San Juan.
Filipa Rodrigues/Marketplace

It's tax time — and time for tax scams

Apr 13, 2016
Cyberthieves impersonate corporate executives to access information used in tax return fraud.
People fill out forms and wait in line at a downtown Manhattan post office on the final day of tax season. (2010)
Mario Tama/Getty Images

Business opportunities amid a debt crisis

Apr 13, 2016
A Verizon strike, retail sales, and the third installment of our series on Puerto Rico's debt crisis.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC

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