Marketplace

Marketplace illuminates the ways national and international business and finance relate to listeners daily lives. The program includes up-to-the-minute financial information and business analysis. Kai Ryssdal hosts. 

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Monday - Friday 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM on WUSF 89.7

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Host:
Kai Ryssdal

Kai Ryssdal is the host and senior editor of Marketplace, the most widely heard program on business and the economy – radio or television, commercial or public broadcasting – in the country.

Since joining the flagship Marketplace broadcast in 2005, Kai has hosted the program from China, the Middle East, and dozens of cities – big and small – across the United States.  Kai speaks regularly with CEO’s of Fortune 500 companies, start-up entrepreneurs, small business owners, and everyday participants in the American and global economies.  He’s interviewed the leader of the free world twice – once in the Oval Office and once on a folding chair in the middle of the... Read More...

From Marketplace

  • U.S. crude oil exports to China drop to nearly zero amid trade war
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  • How a writer's disappearance could damage economic relations between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia
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  • Kai and Molly answer the Make Me Smart question
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">What&#039;s something you thought you knew that you later found out you were wrong about? </div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/kfEeYcV76I0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Today will bring more proof there is some very big money behind the midterm elections
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">More women are contributing money, and more of that money is backing female candidates. </div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/aoqGxvqMwwk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Who pays when presidents hit the campaign trail?
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">When President Trump, like his predecessors, stumps for local politicians, local taxpayers foot the bill. </div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/W-vZlOybaMQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Banks count their blessings in recovery
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  • Here's why Obamacare premiums are going down for the first time
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">It&#039;s &quot;really about returning excess profits,&quot; a Kaiser Family Foundation executive says.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/5cKsd2kXSMM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Are narcissistic CEOs bad for business?
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">Chief executives high on the narcissism scale may interview well, but flail long term.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/qpXZoHOoRMk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • Trade consultants get a boost from tariff tensions
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">Anxious importers are flooding the phone lines of trade advisers; one has seen a 20 percent jump in business. </div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/JqqAZzB4SVw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
  • When mortgages hit the roof
    <div class="field field-name-field-lede field-type-text-long field-label-hidden multi-value-field"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item first even">In the early 1980s, the Fed combated inflation by hiking interest rates to over 18 percent.</div></div></div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/APM_Marketplace/~4/GO5-A0pX0pE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>