“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.
03-13-2015- Morning Report- An Economic Dance For Pope Francis' Anniversary
Airing on Friday, March 13, 2015: China is leading the charge to build a global lender that could someday rival the World Bank, now Britain is joining in, rankling the White House. We get an update from the Financial Times' George Parker. Then: The White House has been looking at problems with local law enforcement. Not only did the Justice Department issue its report on Ferguson, Missouri, but a presidential task force on 21st Century Policing issued a report in March. In addition to the social costs, police misconduct costs money. One watchdog group found that Chicago paid out more than half a billion dollars over a 10-year period. How does the tab get so high?…read more