Marketplace for Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Jan 20, 2016

Marketplace for Wednesday, January 20, 2016

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Yields on the 10-year Treasury note falls below 2 percent; how some Detroit citizens are trying to show that there is more to the city than the Auto Show; and an interview with actor Damian Lewis. 

Segments From this episode

Boosting Pell Grants to help students graduate on time

Jan 20, 2016
The Obama administration wants to increase financial aid for full-time students

A fraction of community college students get their BA

Jan 20, 2016
A new study says while most students hope to transfer and finish their degree, very few do.

There's a good chance you can't name a CEO

Jan 20, 2016
A new study showed that 53 percent of Americans can't do it.

Oil collapse hurts drillers far more than bankers

Jan 20, 2016
Banks were careful during the fracking boom to back the drillers best able to keep paying

Nielsen TV ratings push into social media

Jan 20, 2016
Nielsen will measure 'buzz' about TV programs with data from Facebook

The year of the shrinking bond yield

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Jan 20, 2016
Thanks to a roiled stock market, Treasury notes are yielding less for investors

'Ambassadors' try to prove Detroit is more than an auto show

Jan 20, 2016
"Ambassadors" at the auto show provide answer visitors' questions about Detroit

Damian Lewis on "Billions" and the meaning of fame

Jan 20, 2016
The British actor tackles another American role as investor Bobby Axelrod.
Damian Lewis plays hedge-fund investor Bobby Axelrod in Showtime's new series "Billions."
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Yields on the 10-year Treasury note falls below 2 percent; how some Detroit citizens are trying to show that there is more to the city than the Auto Show; and an interview with actor Damian Lewis. 

Music from the episode

As Time Goes JR JR
As Time Goes JR JR
Wait, Wait, Wait Northern Faces
Wait, Wait, Wait Northern Faces
Young Folks Peter Bjorn and John
Young Folks Peter Bjorn and John