Jul 20, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, July 20, 2016

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On today's show, we'll talk about Donald Trump becoming the Republican party's official candidate for president along with the latest news coming out of the GOP convention; dig into a new report from the Economic Policy Institute that looks at…

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NBA and Twitter ink deal

Jul 20, 2016
The NBA is set to produce more exclusive content for Twitter. The move should appeal to younger basketball fans.
The Golden State Warriors go up against the San Antonio Spurs back in April.
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New report traces the gender pay gap from birth to the C-suite

Jul 20, 2016
Women's education doesn't close the wage gap with men, study says.
The often-referenced figure that women earn 79 cents for every dollar men do isn't the whole story.
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Two voters in last year's Greek referendum reflect

Jul 20, 2016
The views of two women who voted differently on Greece accepting creditors' terms.
A Greece bailout referendum took place last year amid economic turmoil in the country.
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Blogger Leandra Medine on fashion and intellect

Jul 20, 2016
How she tapped into a market of women who don't see the two as mutually exclusive.
Blogger Leandra Medine.
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Unilever purchases Dollar Shave Club for $1 billion

Jul 20, 2016
Unilever buys the Dollar Shave Club, Greek residents share how they're doing after the height of the country's debt crisis, and the stream service Deezer plans its launch in the U.S.

Music streaming service Deezer plans U.S. launch

Jul 20, 2016
The French company is already in 180 countries.

On today’s show, we’ll talk about Donald Trump becoming the Republican party’s official candidate for president along with the latest news coming out of the GOP convention; dig into a new report from the Economic Policy Institute that looks at the gender wage gap; and interview fashion blogger Leandra Medine about her website “Man Repeller.”

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC