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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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06-22-15 - Marketplace - Independent Contracting

Airing on Monday, June 22, 2015: Sales of existing homes increased by about 5 percent in May, reaching their highest level since 2009. We look at what’s behind this housing number, and the role of first-time buyers—who accounted for about 30 percent of transactions—in this increase. Next: Instacart is reclassifying part of its workforce as part-timers to get out of the independent contractor issue, which is threatening to drop an anvil on the sharing economy. We’ll use that as the way in, and also look at other approaches to solving this problem, such as the push to create a “dependent contractor,” which would be the first new job classification in years. …read more

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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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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