Dec 23, 2019

CEO of Boeing is finally going

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Plus: a chat with the LA mayor, a breakdown of what being a "most-favored-nation" means, and why there's an overload of packages being delivered to the office.

Segments From this episode

Boeing’s CEO is out. The company announced “leadership changes.”

Dec 23, 2019
David Calhoun takes over as CEO. But what next for Boeing?
Dennis Muilenburg, then president and CEO of the Boeing Company, testifies before the Senate Commerce Committee October 29, 2019 in Washington, DC.
Win McNamee/Getty Images

LA mayor on homelessness, infrastructure and deciding not to run in 2020

Dec 23, 2019
How is the nation's second-largest city thinking about its two biggest problems?
Eric Garcetti has been LA Mayor for the past six years. Above, "Marketplace" host Kai Ryssdal and Garcetti chat in the official mayor's residence, the Getty House.
Daisy Palacios/Marketplace

Online shopping deliveries overloading office mail rooms

Dec 23, 2019
Some employers have banned personal packages.
How to protect your packages from porch pirates? Get them delivered to your office.
Sébastien Duval/AFP via Getty Images

Why China is cutting tariffs on everybody

Dec 23, 2019
It's thanks to something known as "most-favored-nation" status under international trade agreements.
STR/AFP via Getty Images

Behind LA's fast fashion, factory workers go unpaid

Dec 23, 2019
The company Fashion Nova is facing criticism for its work with factories with poor labor conditions.
A mannequin seen at a Fashion Nova party in Los Angeles, California.
Rich Fury/Getty Images for Fashion Nova

Automatic Reply: "Thank you for your consideration during this festive or not-festive time"

Dec 23, 2019
As a paralegal, Kelsey Berteaux uses language cautiously. Her out-of-office emails are no exception.
Holiday decorations on display in the Grand Foyer at the White House, December 2, 2019.
Mark Wilson / Staff

Music from the episode

Pidelo Aitor Iriberri, Iñaki Iriberri
French Letter J-Walk
Murder To The Mind Tash Sultana
The Cup Stacker Vulfpeck
Shell Snake Monster Rally
The Jungle Giants Used to Be in Love

The team

Nancy Farghalli Executive Producer
Bridget Bodnar Producer
Daisy Palacios Producer
Sean McHenry Associate Producer
Maria Hollenhorst Associate Producer

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