Nov 16, 2016

Marketplace for Wednesday, November 16, 2016

HTML EMBED:
COPY

The surging dollar is going to make job creation more complicated under President-elect Trump. Plus, the question isn't "when will we run out of oil?" It's "when will we need to stop pumping so much?" Finally, a conversation with Anna Kendrick.

Segments From this episode

U.S. allies ponder Trump comments on defense spending

Nov 16, 2016
The president-elect says allies must pay more towards defense costs.
A U.S. Navy veteran participates in an opening prayer during a campaign event for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump September 6, 2016 in Virginia Beach, Virginia. 

 
Alex Wong/Getty Images

Anna Kendrick's still not sure she's 'made it'

Nov 16, 2016
Anna Kendrick talks about award shows, crappy apartments, and why the fear is good.
Actress Anna Kendrick appears onstage during The 58th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on February 15, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.

 
Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

India's currency chaos is stalling cash transactions

Nov 16, 2016
The Indian government recently decided to get rid of a couple widely circulated bills, which has caused delays and confusion for millions of people and businesses.
Indians queue up outside the Bank of India branch to deposit and exchange 500 and 1000 currency notes in Mumbai on November 10, 2016. Long queues formed outside banks in India as they reopened for the first time since the government's shock decision to withdraw the two largest denomination notes from circulation. 

 
PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/Getty Images

In an Ohio community, division over a Trump presidency

Nov 16, 2016
Race, immigration and moral issues are wedges in Montgomery County, Ohio.
Fuyao Glass America, a Chinese automotive glass company, started production in a former GM plant in 2015 in Dayton, OH. But the jobs require more skills, for less pay. 
Basim Blunt/WYSO

We're going to be pumping oil for a long time

Nov 16, 2016
The question isn't when we will we run out of oil, it’s "when will we stop needing more and more oil?"
Gas containers featuring the Total corporate logo at the Total Refinery in Antwerp, Belgium.  
Mark Renders/Getty Images

Surging dollar complicates Trump job-creation plans

Nov 16, 2016
The rising dollar makes U.S. products more expensive.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump sits down with a group of invited small business owners for a round table meeting at the Staybridge Suites on November 1, 2016 in Altoona, Wisconsin. 
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Labatt stops giving retirees free beer for life

Nov 16, 2016
Guess Kai won't defect now.
Labatt is ending it's renowned tradition of offering retired employees free beer for life.
Flickr

The surging dollar is going to make job creation more complicated under President-elect Trump. Plus, the question isn’t “when will we run out of oil?” It’s “when will we need to stop pumping so much?” Finally, a conversation with Anna Kendrick.

Music from the episode

Pop It Anamanaguchi, meesh
Native Dreams Rose Windows
Cut to Black Lemaitre
Acceptable in the 80's Calvin Harris