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Marketplace for Friday, January 15, 2016
Jan 15, 2016

Marketplace for Friday, January 15, 2016

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It turns out raising tariffs on imports can hurt more help; how the standoff in Burns, Oregon is boosting a local economy; and the evolution of children's television 

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The multi-billion dollar problem of food fraud

Jan 15, 2016
Recalls and brand damage related to food fraud cost companies billions.

Weekly Wrap: Oil prices and the global economy

Jan 15, 2016
Sudeep Reddy and Catherine Rampell join Molly Wood to recap the week that was.

Local businesses see boon during Oregon standoff

Jan 15, 2016
For remote community in Oregon, wildlife standoff brings new customers

U.S. halts new coal leases to reprice for carbon

Jan 15, 2016
Lease prices for federal coal lands are below market value, and don't factor in any cost for the carbon pollution coal causes

ESPN takes another blow

Jan 15, 2016
Would you pay for an ESPN subscription?

The reality behind Trump's call for higher tariffs

Jan 15, 2016
Donald Trump is calling for tariffs against China — but how effective are they?

Why it's hard to raid a university endowment

Jan 15, 2016
There’s pressure for free tuition at universities with billions in endowments.

Big Bird heads to HBO as kids TV landscape shifts

Jan 15, 2016
After decades on public television, "Sesame Street" debuts on the pay service

It turns out raising tariffs on imports can hurt more help; how the standoff in Burns, Oregon is boosting a local economy; and the evolution of children’s television 

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Shuffle A Dream Little Dragon
Shuffle A Dream Little Dragon
Just Chillin' Gramatik
Just Chillin' Gramatik