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Marketplace Weekend for Friday, June 24, 2016

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On this week's episode, we take a look at Britain's vote to leave the European Union: What will it mean for the U.K. and EU, and how will it impact the global economy?

Marketplace's Stephen Beard weighs in from London and Mark Garrison tells us how people should handle their investments. Plus, Neil Irwin of the New York Times and Gillian White of the Atlantic join Lizzie for a special Brexit Long and Short. Finally, we hear how people are reacting on the ground in Britain.

Also this week: Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio reports on the new Panama Canal. Later, we'll talk about the lessons we teach kids about money, and the band Flatbush Zombies speaks with Lizzie about how they stayed independent and found success with their debut album. 

Segments From this episode

The Conversation: Teaching kids about money

How do you teach your children about finances?
Pre-K spending per child is up overall, but that's not the whole picture.
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What does Brexit mean for Europe's future?

Jun 24, 2016
Marketplace's Stephen Beard weighs in on the Brexit vote.
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Flatbush Zombies on remaining independent, racism and more

Jun 24, 2016
For the Brooklyn-based hip-hop group, independence isn't just a business decision, it's a lifestyle.
Erick Arc Elliott, Zombie Juice and Meechy Darko of Flatbush Zombies perform onstage during TIDAL X: 1020 Amplified by HTC at Barclays Center of Brooklyn in 2015 in New York City.
Theo Wargo/Getty Images for TIDAL

The Conversation: Your Brexit questions, answered

How does Britain's departure from the EU affect your money?
Pro-Brexit flags fly from a fishing boat moored in Ramsgate on June 13, 2016. Britain's opposition Labour Party today scrambled to make the case for Europe to its members as world stock markets slipped amid concern over a British exit from the EU in a knife-edge referendum next week.
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On this week’s episode, we take a look at Britain’s vote to leave the European Union: What will it mean for the U.K. and EU, and how will it impact the global economy?

Marketplace’s Stephen Beard weighs in from London and Mark Garrison tells us how people should handle their investments. Plus, Neil Irwin of the New York Times and Gillian White of the Atlantic join Lizzie for a special Brexit Long and Short. Finally, we hear how people are reacting on the ground in Britain.

Also this week: Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio reports on the new Panama Canal. Later, we’ll talk about the lessons we teach kids about money, and the band Flatbush Zombies speaks with Lizzie about how they stayed independent and found success with their debut album.