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Hosted by Kai Ryssdal, our flagship program is all about providing context on the economic news of the day. Through stories, conversations and newsworthy numbers, we help listeners understand the economic world around them.

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1221 06-25-15 - Marketplace - College Ratings2015-06-25 21:00:29
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1222 06-24-15 - Marketplace - Apatow's Beginnings2015-06-24 21:00:12
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1223 06-23-15 - Marketplace - Pushing Boundaries' Skeptics2015-06-23 21:00:04
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1224 06-22-15 - Marketplace - Independent Contracting2015-06-22 21:00:30
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1225 06-19-15 - Marketplace - Apple Streaming2015-06-19 21:00:45
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1226 06-18-15 - Marketplace - The Power Grid2015-06-18 21:00:15
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1227 06-17-15 - Marketplace - Quake Proofing2015-06-17 21:00:30
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06-17-15 - Marketplace - Quake Proofing

Airing on Wednesday, June 17, 2015: In our installment of “The Weak Link,” Marketplace explores the 710 gap — a five-mile stretch of highway in LA that has been fought over for almost 60 years. Issues surrounding the highway include NIMBY-ism, bureaucratic tangles, haves vs. have nots, regional politics and lots and lots of money. Marketplace’s Kai Ryssdal explains. Plus: as a part of "The Weak Link" series, we also take a look at the aging cast iron water pipes under the streets of Los Angeles. Many are corroding and they're dangerously vulnerable in big earthquakes. Turns out they're installing earthquake-resistant pipes just a couple blocks from our studios here. Quake-prone Japan has been manufacturing and installing them for 40 years now but they're rare in the U.S. The L.A. Department of Water and Power is now trying them out as part of a pilot project. Reporter Sarah Gardner walked over to the installation site to see what all the fuss is about. …read more

1228 06-16-15 - Marketplace - Shake, Break & Spill2015-06-16 21:00:47
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1229 06-15-15 - Marketplace - Pulaski Skyway2015-06-15 21:04:08
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1230 06-12-15 - Marketplace - Federal Hack2015-06-12 21:00:00
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1231 06-11-15 - Marketplace - What's up, America?2015-06-11 21:00:08
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1232 06-10-15 - Marketplace - Building Affordable Housing2015-06-10 21:00:53
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1233 06-09-15 - Marketplace - Telecom Mergers2015-06-09 21:00:57
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1234 06-08-15 - Marketplace - Discount Air Fees2015-06-08 21:00:32
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1235 06-05-15 - Marketplace - HR Hacking2015-06-05 21:00:57
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1236 06-04-15 - Marketplace - How To Count2015-06-04 21:00:08
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1237 06-03-15 - Marketplace - Obama Talks Trade2015-06-03 21:00:00
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1238 06-02-15 - Marketplace - Horse Travel2015-06-02 21:00:27
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1239 06-01-15 - Marketplace - Instagram Fashion2015-06-01 21:00:35
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1240 05-29-15 - Marketplace - Police Diversity2015-05-29 21:00:10
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