“Marketplace Morning Report,” hosted by David Brancaccio, is the business news you need to know to start your day. “Marketplace Morning Report” gets you up to speed on what you missed when you were sleeping, kicking off each weekday with a global business update from the BBC World Service in London.
Airing on Monday, June 15, 2015: With debt talks in Greece at an apparent impasse, interest rates there rise dangerously high. More on that. Plus, an FDA ban on trans fats is expected as soon as next week. Companies have already greatly reduced their use, even while maintaining that they’re safe. We look at how much of a financial and logistical burden it would be to eliminate them altogether. Next: The average American leaves five vacation days on the table every year. We look at the reasons why we aren't using all of our paid vacation time.…read more