Marketplace Weekend

Airs Saturdays at 6 am and 2 pm
  • Hosted by Lizzie O'Leary

Marketplace Weekend gives the week's business and economic news a human voice. Host Lizzie O'Leary guides listeners through the most fascinating economic stories of the week, exploring what happened, why it matters, who it affects and what happens next.

Distributed by: American Public Media


  • Friday, November 27, 2015 10:25am
    This weekend on Marketplace, actress Alicia Witt tells us about how she tricked her father into saving money, band Future Islands explains the unexpected side of hitting it big (taxes, lots and lots of taxes) and artist Big Freedia takes us to the church where she learned to sing.
  • Friday, November 20, 2015 4:47pm
    This weekend, Lizzie O'Leary talks with Esquire's Ross McCammon on how to navigate workplace social dynamics; Sabri Ben-Achour ponders whether jerks become bosses or bosses become jerks; and Marketplace's Ben Johnson previews his next episode of "Codebreaker."
  • Friday, November 13, 2015 2:56pm
    This weekend, Marketplace Weekend listeners tell us the money lessons they think future generations should know; Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson explains how pornography has driven innovation; and "The Smartest Man in the World" Greg Proops takes the Marketplace Quiz.
  • Friday, November 6, 2015 2:43pm
    This week, Marketplace Weekend listeners called our voicemail to answer the question: "What financial goals do you want to meet by this time next year?" Plus, has Chipotle grown too big for its mission? And, musician Neko Case takes the Marketplace Quiz.
  • Friday, October 30, 2015 1:43pm
    Marketplace Weekend followers answer our question, "What keeps you up at night?" Musician Lisa Loeb reflects on our changing career and Miranda July takes our money-inspired personality quiz.