NPR Topics: Economy Podcast
Summary: Insightful reporting that explores all aspects of the nation's vibrant economy. The best of Morning Edition, All Things Considered and other award-winning NPR programs.
Stories: 1) For World's Oil Exporters, Falling Prices Have A Domino Effect 2) A Burger Joint Pays $15 An Hour. And, Yes, It's Making Money 3) November Jobs Report Expected To Show Solid Job Growth
Stories: 1) Millennials Might Be 'Generation Twin.' Is That A Bad Thing? 2) Despite Low Employment, Millennials Hold Key To Reviving South Texas 3) Despite Job Growth, Voters Focus On Stagnant Wages 4) 'Flying Doughnuts': Airbus Files Patent For A New Kind Of Plane
Stories: 1) For More Millennials, It's Kids First, Marriage Maybe 2) W.Va. Pottery Company Keeps Popular Fiesta Line Thriving 3) Turmoil Continues In Financial Markets As Dow Plunges 4) Crude Oil Prices Drop As Saudis Refuse To Cut Production
Stories: 1) Speculation Abounds Over Who Will Win Economics Nobel 2) French Economist Wins Nobel For Market Power And Regulation Research 3) French Economist Wins Nobel For Work On Regulating Big Business 4) Economics Nobel Awarded For Work On Regulating Big Businesses
Stories: 1) Stock Market Has Wild Week Of Ups And Downs 2) U.S. Gas Prices Continue To Slide Downward
Stories: 1) A Silent Majority Of Undereducated And Underemployed Millennials 2) Obama Plays Off Positive Jobs Report But Voters May Not Buy It 3) Atlantic City Falls From Glittering Resort To Bargain Basement 4) Hewlett-Packard Will Split Into Two Companies
Stories: 1) Transcript: Sen. Warren's Full NPR Interview On Financial Regulation 2) Obama's Approval Rating Dragged Down By Economic Disconnect 3) September Jobs Report To Shed Light On Weak August Numbers
Stories: 1) Rochester Focuses On A New Picture Of American Manufacturing 2) European Activists Say They Don't Want Any U.S. 'Chlorine Chicken' 3) U.S. Judge Holds Argentina In Contempt After Debt Default
Stories: 1) Why Some Federal Agencies Panic This Time Of Year 2) Shifting Stance, Some GOP Candidates Back State Minimum Wage Hikes
Stories: 1) With Alibaba IPO, Yahoo Reaps A Big Reward From Risky Bet 2) Ebola's Toll: Farmers Aren't Farming, Traders Aren't Trading 3) Seattle Plan To Ease Public Housing Waitlist Is Met With Criticism
Stories: 1) Fed Pledges To Keep Interest Rates Low For A While 2) Wilderness Area Accused Of Inhibiting Idaho Town's Economy 3) Vermont Nonprofit Successfully Helps Homeowners Weatherize 4) Alibaba Found Success By Acting Like A Dating Site
Stories: 1) A 'Circle' Of Support Helps Families Stay Out Of Poverty 2) When Investors Buy Alibaba Shares, They Won't Get What They Paid For 3) Millions Of Americans' Wages Seized Over Credit Card And Medical Debt 4) With Turmoil Roiling Abroad, Why Aren't Oil Prices Bubbling Up?
Stories: 1) Fight Over Calif. Oyster Company Splits Chefs And Land Defenders 2) A Campaign To House The Homeless Reaches A Milestone 3) In Booming San Jose, Businesses Settle Into A Minimum Wage Hike 4) Could Detroit's Automakers Save Its Art Treasures?
Stories: 1) To Sell A House In California, It Might Need Good Feng Shui 2) In May Jobs Report, A Milestone: A Return To Pre-Recession Levels 3) How Coal Industry Jobs Coexist With Rising Sea Levels In Virginia 4) Detroit's Big 3 Pledge Millions To Help City Workers' Pensions
Stories: 1) What's Keeping Some Graduates From Getting Hired? 2) There's Trouble In The Job Market For Black College Graduates 3) The 'Cool War' With China Is Unseen, But Comes With Consequences 4) Couple Goes High-Tech And Low Cost For Their Big Day