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Marketplace for Thursday, December 10, 2015
Dec 10, 2015

Marketplace for Thursday, December 10, 2015

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An interview with outgoing United States Secretary of Education Arne Duncan; Chipotle's attempt to recover from numerous virus breakouts; and how mass shootings impact gun sales.

Segments From this episode

Have recent shootings been boosting gun sales?

Dec 10, 2015
Gun makers and retailers are reporting increased sales and increased profits.

Mobility as an economic measure

Dec 10, 2015
The latest research from Pew shows the middle class is no longer the majority.
According to the Pew Charitable Trust, it's not so easy to climb income brackets in the United States.
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Have a holly jolly Swiftmas

Dec 10, 2015
Taylor Swift's newest trademark comes just in time for the holidays: Swiftmas.

Can Wal-Mart convince customers to use digital wallets?

Dec 10, 2015
Smartphone checkout has had a sluggish start; will Wal-Mart Pay provide a boost?

High stakes and high drama in Hollywood

Dec 10, 2015
Film and television production is making its way back to Los Angeles.

Education Secretary Arne Duncan gives an exit interview

Dec 10, 2015
Plus, the Every Student Succeeds Act and what needs to change in education

Chipotle tries to recover from outbreaks

Dec 10, 2015
Chipotle is scrubbing down its restaurants and trying to burnish its image.

An interview with outgoing United States Secretary of Education Arne Duncan; Chipotle’s attempt to recover from numerous virus breakouts; and how mass shootings impact gun sales.

Music from the episode

WKNDS The Stationary Set
Punga Klingande
Cirrus Bonobo
Shake It Off Taylor Swift
Black Lemon Generationals
Black Lemon Generationals