Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Jan 13, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, January 13, 2016

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Airing on Wednesday, January 13, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about the economics themes in President Barack Obama's final State of the Union address; creating more robust flood insurance; and why its a good time to be an economist.

Segments From this episode

Lawmakers consider flood insurance rules

Jan 13, 2016
The government wants more private companies to provide flood insurance so it won't have to.

Shifting health costs from companies to taxpayers

Jan 13, 2016
Moves come as Obamacare's requirements grow more stringent.

It's a good time to be an economist

Jan 13, 2016
Job listings for economists Ph.D.s increased significantly in the last year.

MetLife's plan to get smaller

Jan 13, 2016
MetLife, stock markets, and Medicaid.

Meet me in St. Louis ... we'll leave for L.A. from there

Jan 13, 2016
The Rams are headed to a new $3 billion stadium ten miles from downtown L.A.

Airing on Wednesday, January 13, 2016: On today’s show, we’ll talk about the economics themes in President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address; creating more robust flood insurance; and why its a good time to be an economist.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC