Marketplace for Friday, October 28, 2016
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On today's show: new rules from the government on "predatory" colleges and big data. Plus, what would it actually take to "bring back" manufacturing? We talked with someone who did it. Finally, as always, we wrap up the week's business and economic news.
Segments From this episode
Weekly Wrap: Emails, elections and GDP growth
Sudeep Reddy of the Wall Street Journal and Linette Lopez of Business Insider join Marketplace host Kai Ryssdal for this week's edition of the Weekly Wrap.
Los Angeles is still the largest manufacturing hub in the country, but it lacks a skilled labor force
Goldbrecht Systems USA makes over-sized windows and advanced sliding glass doors in Culver City, CA.
Government details help for students defrauded by predatory colleges
Since Corinthian Colleges collapsed last year amid allegations of fraud, the Education Department has discharged $247 million in student loans.
FCC rules on sharing consumer information could ding broadband provider profits
It might seem like a big victory for privacy advocates, but the new rules won't stop companies like Comcast and AT&T from collecting data
A Job in Manufacturing through a Kodak Lens
Kodak was once known as a titan of the manufacturing industry. A retired employee looks back.
What it takes to bring "back" a manufacturing job
Hint: more things than we can control.
On today’s show: new rules from the government on “predatory” colleges and big data. Plus, what would it actually take to “bring back” manufacturing? We talked with someone who did it. Finally, as always, we wrap up the week’s business and economic news.
Music from the episode
Sunday - Instrumental 9th Wonder, Keisha Shontelle, Chaundon
Shimmy Shimmy Ya Ol' Dirty Bastard
Worst Comes To Worst - Edited Dilated Peoples