Oct 10, 2011

Marketplace for October 10, 2011

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Marketplace for October 10, 2011

Segments From this episode

Erase student loans?

Oct 10, 2011
College students graduate with thousands of dollars in student loans. So, what would happen if we just eliminated that debt?

Netflix calls it quits for Qwikster

Oct 10, 2011
Netflix pulled the plug on the DVD-only service before it ever got off the ground.

Europe aims to contain Greek financial damage

Oct 10, 2011
Scrambling to prevent a bond default by Greece, European leaders seek to "ring fence" the country to contain financial contagion. Can it work?

Think Globally, Act ...?

Oct 10, 2011
Americans know more about the environment than ever before, but know less about how to fix it.

The end of the road for small towns

Oct 10, 2011
One Iowa small town tries to buck the trend and become a destination.

Nobel Prize in economics goes to two Americans

Oct 10, 2011
Thomas Sargent and Christopher Sims studied an issue central to our dilemma today: How government policies actually affect the real economy.
A monument to Nobel Prize founder Alfred Nobel stands October 4, 2006 in New York City.
Mario Tama/Getty Images

Recovery's no recovery for wages

Oct 10, 2011
Household income keeps falling. Education plays a role.

The atmosphere and voices of Occupy Wall Street

Oct 10, 2011
CNBC's John Carney reports straight from the Occupy Wall Street protests, and what the atmosphere is like there.

Music from the episode

Myriad Harbour The New Pornographers

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