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Ilya Marritz

Ilya Marritz appears in the following:

Bernie’s Lessons for the SEC

Monday, September 21, 2009

A New Jersey Prosecutor says the Securities and Exchange Commission needs to act more prosecutorial to catch the next mega-fraud. Guest: Robert Mintz, former assistant US attorney in New Jersey and head of the government investigations and white collar criminal defense practice at McCarter & ...

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NYC's First Climate Week Coincides With UN General Assembly

Monday, September 21, 2009

The first ever New York City Climate Week kicks off today. It's timed to coincide with a summit of world leaders at the United Nations. WNYC's Ilya Marritz has more.

REPORTER: It begins with what activists are calling a Global Wake Up Call. At exactly 18 ...

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What Jed Said

Friday, September 18, 2009

Judge Jed Rakoff’s rebuke of the SEC over its proposed settlement with Bank of America. Guest: Greg David of Crain’s New York Business.

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Does Retraining Workers Help?

Friday, September 18, 2009

Thomas Bailey of Teachers College says yes, if they go into nursing.

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The Problem with the Fed: Humans Are Fallible

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Manhattan Institute’s Nicole Gelinas says the Fed is not a good choice for a systemic regulator of the economy.

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Lehman's Last Hours Remembered: "It Was Surreal"

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

HOST: When Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy exactly one year ago, most of the company's 25,000 employees lost their jobs.

29-year-old Lauren Carson worked at Lehman's headquarters on 49th Street and 7th Avenue for six years.

CARSON: I started there as a mortgage analyst and near the ...

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“It’s Been Worse Than Ever”

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

How the Wall Street meltdown one year ago has continued to hobble some construction companies. Guest: Maureen Henegan, CEO of Henegan Construction.

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Takin’ It To The Street

Monday, September 14, 2009

Obama’s tells Wall Street what changes he wants to the financial system. Guest: WNYC’s Lisa Chow.

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Weatherization Bill Heads to NY Gov's Desk

Monday, September 14, 2009

A bill is headed for Governor Paterson's desk that would create a public-private weatherization fund. Advocates say it could be a game changer in the effort to make buildings more energy efficient. WNYC's Ilya Marritz has more.

REPORTER: The government would put in $112 million to ...

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Crumbled Cookie Relocates…To Ohio

Friday, September 11, 2009

Stella d’Oro leaves the Bronx, John Mack leaves the CEO job at Morgan Stanley. Guest: Greg David, Crain’s New York Business.

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“Not One Dime”

Thursday, September 10, 2009

President Obama’s pledge that changing healthcare won’t drive up the deficit. Guest: David Leonhardt of The New York Times.

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Out with "Oriental"

Wednesday, September 09, 2009

From Governor Paterson's press office:

GOVERNOR PATERSON SIGNS LEGISLATION TO ELIMINATE THE USE OF “ORIENTAL” IN STATE DOCUMENTS

Law Ends Use of Disparaging Term in State Forms and Preprinted Documents

Governor David A. Paterson today signed legislation that will eliminate the use ...

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The Nonprofit Squeeze

Wednesday, September 09, 2009

Sixty percent of human services organizations in NYC report cash-flow problems. Guest: Jack Krauskopf, Director of the Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management at Baruch College's School of Public Affairs

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State Senate Set to Reconvene

Tuesday, September 08, 2009

The State Senate reconvenes this week in Albany. After a tumultuous session earlier this year, in which power passed back and forth between Democrats and Republicans, the restored Democratic leadership is hoping to advance a raft of new legislation. WNYC's Ilya Marritz has more.

Among the ...

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Coconut Water -- A World Cup Sort of Beverage

Tuesday, September 08, 2009

HOST: Over the last five years, coconut water has gained popularity among small stores. That's where new beverages made by small drink companies tend to first get shelf space. WNYC's Ilya Marritz has more.

REPORTER: You could compare coconut water to the soccer world cup. A ...

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Cuckoo for Coconut Water

Tuesday, September 08, 2009

Two New York City startups compete for shelf space in deli refrigerators. Guest: WNYC’s Ilya Marritz.

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Game, Set, Cash

Thursday, September 03, 2009

The Economics of the U.S. Open. Guest: Victor Matheson, associate professor of economics at College of the Holy Cross.

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Answer: I Don’t Know

Wednesday, September 02, 2009

Why is the stock market behaving so oddly? Guest: Roben Farzad of Businessweek.

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A Closer Look at OTB's Bankruptcy

Wednesday, September 02, 2009

The New York City Off Track Betting Corporation is headed for Chapter Nine bankruptcy. Governor Paterson issued an executive order yesterday, clearing the way for reorganization; saying he didn't have much choice.

PTERSON: This is the only way that we feel that OTB can preserve its ...

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NYC OTB Heading to Bankruptcy

Tuesday, September 01, 2009

New York City Off Track Betting is headed for bankruptcy. Governor Paterson issued an executive order today paving the way for a chapter nine reorganization. WNYC's Ilya Marritz has more.

REPORTER: The governor says New York City OTB's dire fiscal situation leaves him little choice. Despite ...

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