Marketplace Morning Report with David BrancaccioAuthor: Marketplace
18 Jan 2019

Marketplace Morning Report with David Brancaccio

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News happens while you sleep. Marketplace Morning Report gives you a head start, with three updates throughout the morning. Host David Brancaccio shares the latest on markets, money, jobs and innovation, providing the context you need to make the smartest decisions. And from London, host Anu Anand presents Marketplace Morning Report from BBC World Service to bring you up to speed as the global economy shifts. It's the world perspective you need, from two trusted sources. Marketplace Morning Report is part of the Marketplace portfolio of public radio programs broadcasting nationwide, which additionally includes Marketplace, Marketplace Weekend, and Marketplace Tech. Listen every weekday morning on-air or online anytime at marketplace.org. From American Public Media. Twitter: @marketplace

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  • Posted on 17 Jan 2019

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    A warning on growing threats to global coffee production

    From the BBC World Service… An update on the U.S.-China trade relations. Changing climate is threatening extinction for 60 percent of the world's coffee species, new research shows. It's not only a problem for your morning buzz, but also for nations like Ethiopia, whose economies depend on the multibillion-dollar coffee trade. Then, after three days of clashes between police and protesters in Zimbabwe, businesses have partially reopened, though public transport is thin, and a blackout is ongoing on social media. We'll explain why the government doubled gas prices and how residents are dealing with the skyrocketing cost of living. Today's show is sponsored by SignNowWasabi Hot Cloud Storage and Indeed.

  • Posted on 17 Jan 2019

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    Cheaters never prosper... except on Wall Street

    British P.M. Theresa May's Brexit plan went down in flames Tuesday, but the markets didn't really seem to care. Ukrainian hackers made millions after breaking into the Securities Exchange Commission's database. Plus, ahead of the World Economic Forum next week, a look at one of the world's most pressing problems: trade tensions. And we take a quick look at Apple's broken battery boon.

  • Posted on 16 Jan 2019

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    A 'lifestyle concierge' is not your average bellhop

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