Mar 12, 2021

Goldman Sachs to invest $10 billion in Black women

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But it's important to remember that money is not the only thing women need. Also on today's show: why supermarkets are investing in robots.

Segments From this episode

The Weekly Wrap: About that relief bill

"Marketplace" host Kai Ryssdal speaks with the Wall Street Journal’s Kate Davidson and journalist David Gura about the pandemic relief package, expectations for the economic recovery and the rest of this week’s economic news.

How far will the $28.6 billion relief fund for restaurants go?

Mar 12, 2021
To help restaurants clear debt and start over, "this is really what they need," an industry representative said.
In its first phase, the Restaurant Revitalization Fund will prioritize disadvantaged businesses and those owned by women and veterans.
Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Goldman Sachs to invest billions in Black women

Mar 12, 2021
The firm says it wants to change the lives of "One Million Black Women," but that'll take more than a monetary investment.
Black women have disproportionately suffered during the pandemic, one reason Goldman Sachs decided to provide support.
Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images

Netflix tests feature to crack down on password sharing

Mar 12, 2021
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has said password sharing is something the company has learned to live with.
Some Netflix users are getting this message: "If you don't live with the owner of this account, you need your own account to keep watching."
Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP via Getty Images

Music from the episode

Uptown Cabaret Oddisee
El Jardin Hermanos Gutierrez
Cheap Sunglasses RAC, Matthew Koma
Lord of the Fries Polyrhythmics
City Music Kevin Morby
J-Boy Phoenix

The team

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