Segments From this episode
Some Americans tap credit card lines to pay bills; more fortunate consumers are getting loans. Credit growth is inhibited by stagnant wages.
Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal takes a walk through downtown Shanghai with China-watcher and analyst Jim McGregor. They take a look at China's changed role in the global economy and its importance to the United States and the global economic recovery.
Marketplace for July 11, 2011