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Marketplace for Friday, October 16, 2015
Oct 16, 2015

Marketplace for Friday, October 16, 2015

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Traders might as well have taken the week off; Chicago's public school successes; a look at presidential campaigns' "burn rate." 

Segments From this episode

Weekly Wrap: Interest rates, inflation and mergers

Oct 16, 2015
Leigh Gallagher and Felix Salmon join Kai Ryssdal to recap the week that was.

Work hangovers cost billions in productivity

Oct 16, 2015
All your crazy keggers are taking a toll on the economy.

Does Goldman Sachs need to change its business model?

Oct 16, 2015
Disappointing earnings raise questions about the bank's reliance on trading

How one Chicago high school built a college culture

Oct 16, 2015
College access is part of everyone's job at George Washington High School.

Is Seeso a must-see streaming service?

Oct 16, 2015
The new NBC comedy offering faces stiff competition — a whole lot of it

'Razzle Dazzle' and why Broadway came back

A look at how theater on the Great White Way changed Time Square's reputation.
Front row, from left to right: Jerry Schoenfeld, former chairman of the theatrical producing company The Shubert Organization; Bernard Jacobs, former president of The Shubert Organization; and Phillip J. Smith, the current CEO of the company. 
Courtesy Betty Jacobs

'Burn rate' a snapshot of campaign health

Oct 16, 2015
How fast candidates spend can matter as much as how much money they raise.

Traders might as well have taken the week off; Chicago’s public school successes; a look at presidential campaigns’ “burn rate.”