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Sep 25, 2009

Marketplace for Friday, September 25, 2009

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Marketplace for Friday, September 25, 2009

Segments From this episode

Will more sanctions against Iran work?

Sep 25, 2009
Iran's acknowledgment of a previously secret nuclear plant garnered strong international reactions. The U.S., U.K. and France want Iran to disclose its nuclear efforts or face new sanctions. Jeremy Hobson reports.

Why the shift in global economic policy?

Sep 25, 2009
For decades, the governments of the eight economic powers have considered themselves the major decision-makers on the global economy. But from now on all members of the G-20 will be included in discussions. Bob Moon reports.

Airline fees take off in a big way

Sep 25, 2009
The last time you flew, you may have noticed you were opening up your wallet... a lot. Why? Stacey Vanek-Smith reports.
A British Airways jet in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
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Weekly Wrap: Reform proposals

Sep 25, 2009
Fortune's Leigh Gallagher and Clusterstock's John Carney talk with Kai Ryssdal about whether the time for meaningful financial system reform has passed, and where we go from here.

'I am obsessed with the markets'

Sep 25, 2009
The recession has a lot of people thinking about the markets, whether to stay in or get out. For commentator Lauren Silverman, things are starting to get a little out of hand.

Germany's Merkel likely to win election

Sep 25, 2009
European correspondent Stephen Beard talks with Kai Ryssdal about what's at stake in the upcoming German elections, and why the economic downturn hasn't hurt Chancellor Angela Merkel.

L.A. Dodgers hope ticket truck hits big

Sep 25, 2009
To boost sales, the Los Angeles Dodgers are trying a new marketing method: a ticket truck. Nancy Farghalli reports.
The L.A. Dodgers Ticket Truck
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Small talk: Big vehicle, models, cows

Sep 25, 2009
Marketplace's Brendan Newnam and Rico Gagliano talk with fellow staffers Jeremy Hobson, Stacey Vanek-Smith and Amy Scott about under-the-radar business stories: a sheriff's big vehicle, warning labels on model's photos, and productive cows.

Music from the episode

Not Going Home The Elected