How effective would U.S. sanctions against Russia be?
Share Now on:
Today, we're joined by London bureau chief Stephen Beard to hear about the global economic ripple effects of the Russia-Ukraine conflict.
Segments From this episode
U.S. sanctions come at a cost
The United States is hoping to deter a full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine by threatening economic sanctions. Marketplace's Stephen Beard has more.
People also appear to be booking ahead more often, seen as a sign of renewed optimism.
States push forward with broadband projects
Anna Read with the Pew Charitable Trusts’ Broadband Access Initiative chats with Marketplace's Kimberly Adams about states' allocations of funding for broadband access.
Museums don’t expect to see pre-pandemic attendance levels until 2024. For many, going online expanded audiences but not revenue.
The lucrative cactus black market is booming, and many species are threatened with extinction.