Jun 25, 2009

Marketplace for Thursday, June 25, 2009

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Marketplace for Thursday, June 25, 2009

Segments From this episode

Bernanke denies hiding information

Jun 25, 2009
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke is on defense, denying claims that he deliberately hid information about Bank of America from other regulators. Tamara Keith reports.

Financial industry tries image revamp

Jun 25, 2009
The financial services industry hopes to quell criticism with an aggressive retooling of its damaged image. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.

Pizza Hut: Just think of us as 'The Hut'

Jun 25, 2009
In a new marketing campaign, Pizza Hut is referring to itself as just The Hut, in an effort to remind consumers it doesn't serve just pizza. But it's not changing its name. Confused? Rico Gagliano reports.

Unemployed stay afloat on credit

Jun 25, 2009
As employment benefits run out, more people are turning to credit cards to make ends meet. Stacey Vanek-Smith reports.
Visa credit cards.
Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Foreclosures reach prime borrowers

Jun 25, 2009
The next surge in foreclosures has arrived. Borrowers with good credit are defaulting, and the latest wave of foreclosures is already lapping at the edge of communities all over America. Mitchell Hartman reports.

Businesses adapting to climate change

Jun 25, 2009
Scientists warn it might be too late to find solutions to global warming, so some businesses are focusing on adapting to climate change. Sam Eaton reports.

Reading 'Between the Assassinations'

Jun 25, 2009
Man Booker Prize-winning author Aravind Adiga's new book "Between the Assassinations" looks at life in India in the 1980s, prior to the economic reforms of the following decade. Kai Ryssdal talks to Adiga about his second novel.

Music from the episode

Under the Milky Way The Church
Roygbiv Boards of Canada
Yeah Eliot Lipp

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