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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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1441 08-27-2014- Marketplace- American Airlines Ditches Orbitz2014-08-27 21:26:22
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1442 08-26-2014- Marketplace- Durable Goods Number Is Flying2014-08-26 21:22:03
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1443 08-25-2014- Marketplace- Miley's Friend's Place2014-08-25 21:14:38
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1444 08-22-2014- Marketplace- Emmys On Monday Not Sunday2014-08-22 21:16:34
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1445 08-21-2014- Marketplace- SoundCloud Adds Ads2014-08-21 21:27:50
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1446 What is a superfood?2014-08-21 20:00:00
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1447 08-20-2014- Marketplace- Economics Of Halftime Shows2014-08-20 21:48:22
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1448 08-19-2014- Marketplace- Chinese Hack U.S. Hospital2014-08-19 21:21:17
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1449 08-18-2014- Marketplace- Dollar Store Bidding War2014-08-18 21:25:47
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1450 08-15-2014- Marketplace- Mini Golf Tournament2014-08-15 21:26:01
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08-15-2014- Marketplace- Mini Golf Tournament

Starbucks changes some of its computer-driven scheduling policies, and we use it as a way to explain the growing phenomenon of using algorithms and big companies to schedule employes to manage labor costs — and the (negative) consequences for them — lost hours, flexibility, control. Plus, Coke is acquiring a 17 percent stake in Monster Beverage for just over $2 billion. The energy drink business is booming and the soda business — not so much. So Coke wants an energy jolt from Monster... but to get it, it's exchanging its own energy brands for Monster’s non-energy drinks. We use Coke to look at swaps. What they are, why they’re done and whether they work. Also, the 2014 United States Open Miniature Golf Tournament that begins in Erie, Pa., today. Prizes are small, but apparently there’s enough action that it can sustain a pro circuit, Queena Kim reports. …read more

1451 08-14-2014- Marketplace- Police weapons in Ferguson2014-08-14 21:47:53
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1452 08-13-2014- Marketplace- Raising Awareness With Ice Buckets2014-08-13 21:57:53
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1453 08-12-2014- Marketplace- Strengthening The Kurdish Peshmerga2014-08-12 21:34:20
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1454 08-11-2014- Marketplace- Another Amazonian Dispute2014-08-11 21:12:22
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1455 08-08-2014- Marketplace- Easing Medical Debt Burden2014-08-08 21:08:39
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1456 08-07-2014- Marketplace- USPS Debt Collectors2014-08-07 21:32:08
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1457 08-06-2014- Marketplace- Creating A True Gaza Economy2014-08-06 21:13:03
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1458 08-05-2014- Marketplace- U.S. Business Invest In Africa2014-08-05 21:39:01
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1459 Wasn't the US going to start using the metric system?2014-08-05 18:37:07
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1460 08-04-2014- Marketplace- Portugal Spins Off Bad Assets2014-08-04 21:38:19
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