May 21, 2010

Marketplace for Friday, May 21, 2010

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Marketplace for Friday, May 21, 2010

Segments From this episode

European worries rattling markets

May 21, 2010
If you really want to know what's making all the waves in equities -- stocks -- you've got to look at debt -- bonds, the credit markets. Bob Moon reports.

Restaurant worker insurance made easy

May 21, 2010
The National Restaurant Association and United Health Group are teaming up to provide health insurance coverage to millions of uninsured restaurant workers. Janet Babin looks at the new initiative.

Tesla and Toyota go for green market

May 21, 2010
Tesla is looking to expand its base, and has turned to Toyota for help. Steve Henn reports.

Sex in the City on a recessionary break

May 21, 2010
"Sex and the City 2" opens next weekend. Eve Troeh reports retailers are eager for fans to use this weekend for a little or a lot of pre-opening shopping.

Weekly Wrap: Financial overhaul bill

May 21, 2010
Heidi Moore from the Big Money and Sudeep Reddy of the Wall Street Journal talk to Kai Ryssdal about the latest in the financial reform bill.

Will 'Lost' retain a cult following?

May 21, 2010
"Lost" has what you could safely call a devoted fan base, but Nancy Farghalli reports the series might not have the afterlife of earlier cult television favorites.
A scene from the season finale of Lost, which ends its run on Sunday May 23
Courtesy of ABC

Step back and explore the plenitude

May 21, 2010
Juliet Schor talks with Kai Ryssdal about her new book "Plenitude," and how we have everything we need right now to start living more sustainable lives.

Small talk: Mascots, ATMs and libraries

May 21, 2010
Marketplace's Brendan Newnam and Rico Gagliano chat with fellow staffers Matt Berger, Stacey Vanek-Smith, and Rob Schmitz about new Olympic mascots, ATM fees, and library fines.