Jul 13, 2010

Marketplace for Tuesday, July 13, 2010

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Marketplace for Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Segments From this episode

'Think twice, act once,' says new BP cap

Jul 13, 2010
Sure, the new cap on BP's leaking oil well may have a chance of stanching the flow and all parties involved can breathe a sigh of relief, but after, what next?

Steinbrenner's legacy in sports business

Jul 13, 2010
Marketplace's Jeremy Hobson takes a look at the impact that George Steinbrenner had on the business of baseball.

Brands and stores want haul videos

Jul 13, 2010
Are you one of those people that posts videos of themselves detailing what they bought on a shopping spree? Brands and stores like JCPenney's want you.

Apple's perfect image, broken?

Jul 13, 2010
Kai Ryssdal talks to Marketplace's Steve Henn about the iPhone 4 debacle -- the company's PR failures and what it means for the future of Apple.

More water for Brits, but at what cost?

Jul 13, 2010
Britain opened its first mainland, large-scale water desalination plants to keep up with thirsty Brits all over London, but critics say deeper problems like leaky Dickensian-era pipes are being ignored.

Anarchy as management style?

Jul 13, 2010
Commentator K.C. Cole argues that a "loosy goosy" management system won't destroy an organization, but may be key in helping it grow.

Grads not making enough to pay off loans

Jul 13, 2010
Some for-profit schools may have a high graduate employment rate, but often the salaries are too small to pay off the loans students take to pay for their education.

Music from the episode

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