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Feb 10, 2016

Marketplace for Wednesday, February 10, 2016


Discussing the climate change implications of today's Supreme Court ruling; a look at consumer spending and the GPD; and how does Donald Trump pay the bills?

Segments From this episode

Burger King just added hot dogs to its menu

Feb 10, 2016
The "Whopper of Hot Dogs." Gross? Great?
The home of the Whopper will now be serving hot dogs as well.
Sascha Schuermann/Getty Images

The new frontier of voter tracking

Feb 10, 2016
One company is tracking voter characteristics using their mobile footprint
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What the Supreme Court's halt on coal regulation means

Feb 10, 2016
The justices push the pause button on EPA's rule to cut emissions.
A plume of exhaust rises from a coal-fired power station in Pennsylvania. The Supreme Court put a hold on rules to cut emissions.
Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images

Your boss may know you want to quit before you do

Feb 10, 2016
New algorithms are helping companies predict turnover
Right after bonus season, some companies see a spike in data theft and employees quitting, but an algorithm can help companies predict turnover. 
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Donald Trump and the self-funding debate

Feb 10, 2016
Is Trump really self-funding like he says he is?
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Verizon Wireless Arena on February 8, 2016 in Manchester, New Hampshire. 
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Consumer spending: It's not just for consumers

Feb 10, 2016
It makes up almost 70 percent of GDP, but it's not all shopping trips to the mall.
Health care accounts for a large part of consumer spending.
Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Music from the episode

Brand - New - Life Young Marble Giants
It Gets Dark Holy Ghost!
Tin Flower RJD2
Tin Flower RJD2