🖤 Donations of all sizes power our public service journalism Give Now
Marketplace for Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Nov 4, 2015

Marketplace for Wednesday, November 4, 2015

HTML EMBED:
COPY

A trade deficit decrease; one woman's hunt to purchase a barrel of crude oil; and a look at the economic situation in Greensboro, Alabama, including a visit to a catfish plant.  

Segments From this episode

My Economy: Hard work, risk and opportunity in Alabama

What's really behind an unemployment statistic? We got to Alabama to find out.
Kai tackles the catfish economy in Greesnboro, Alabama.
Tommy Andres/Marketplace

UK considers bonus cuts to boost women in banking

Nov 4, 2015
A new study commissioned by the UK government tackles banking's gender imbalance.

Crude oil smells bad and could kill you

Nov 4, 2015
Bloomberg's Tracy Alloway on her harrowing quest to buy a barrel of crude oil.

So the trade deficit decreased. Is that good?

Nov 4, 2015
Not necessarily. Here's how the deficit reflects the full U.S. economy.

Police turn to pricey rehab drug for offenders

Nov 4, 2015
The drug, administered once a month, helps ensure patient compliance.

A trade deficit decrease; one woman’s hunt to purchase a barrel of crude oil; and a look at the economic situation in Greensboro, Alabama, including a visit to a catfish plant.