What really happens in after-hours trading
Jul 2, 2019

What really happens in after-hours trading

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Plus, Christine Lagarde’s appointment as head of the European Central Bank and the local economics behind Nike's flag shoe recall.

Segments From this episode

Nike pulls a shoe, so Arizona pulls Nike subsidies

Jul 2, 2019
Government incentives and politics don't always mix.
Nike canceled the sale of a sneaker with a Betsy Ross flag on its heel. That flag’s been co-opted by far-right groups.  Above, a Nike store in 2017 in New York City.
Drew Angerer/Getty Images

Why some of the most famous passages in rock history might not be protected by copyright

Jul 2, 2019
Sheet music submitted to the U.S. Copyright Office might matter more than what a song sounds like.
Jimmy Page performs onstage during the 24th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in 2009. Page's guitar solo in "Stairway to Heaven" is the subject of an ongoing copyright infringement lawsuit.
Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images

Nation's fourth- and sixth-largest mines shut down

Jul 2, 2019
Two of the largest coal-producing mines in the United States were closed down without warning.
Coal falls from a conveyor belt in 2016 in Price, Utah.
George Frey/Getty Images

Music from the episode

Double Bass Gorillaz
Mystik Tash Sultana
Falafel Tom Misch
Music Cornelius
Dans Le Noir Dark Rooms
Passin' Me By The Pharcyde

The team

Nancy Farghalli Executive Producer
Bridget Bodnar Producer
Daisy Palacios Producer
Sean McHenry Associate Producer
Maria Hollenhorst Associate Producer